Food, Nutrition, Food Safety and Health

December Food News

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Online Newsletters

Healthy Bites
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December: National Pear Month

Cook It Quick Newsletter
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Quick Recipes, Food & Food Safety Tip(This month features 4 homemade food gifts, 4 red & green "no recipe needed food items, and 4 holiday food safety tips.)

Food Fun for Young Children
Root Vegetables
Exploring Root Vegetables

Family Fun on the Run
Thanksgiving Dinner

Keep Your Holidays Healthy

Food Reflections
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What's on a Food Label? (A 6-question quiz & handout) 


Nutrition Know How
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Kick Those Germs to the Curb!

Budget Friendly Blog

Healthy Trick or Treating

Making HealthieRDecisions
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Simple Tips for Cutting a Mango

Cook It Quick Blog

Quick & Easy Enchiladas

Discovering Foods Blog
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How to Use Leftover Ricotta Cheese

Ag Updates in Sustainable Agriculture
Sustainable Ag tour on August 4
News about Sustainable Ag

Recipes for Your Family
Check Recipe Central for recipes for your family

Enjoy healthy cooking from your own kitchen. Use recipes from the Recipe Central collections to get started!

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Food, Nutrition & Health by the Month

December recipes & resources include sliced porkEat a Red Apple  Day, Make a Gift Day,  Pumpkin Pie Day, Handwashing Awareness Week, Pear Month, and more...

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