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Why Youth Voices Matter The Farm Bill – Part 2

Why Youth Voices Matter The Farm Bill – Part 2

Why Youth Voices Matter The Farm Bill – Part 2 Here are some big reasons why students may want to become involved in the farm bill process: #1....

2019: The Year of Sustainability

2019: The Year of Sustainability

Fast forward to 2019 and the city of Cleveland now has a sustainability plan.  Their plans include a robust and resilient local food economy, wind turbines on Lake Erie and miles and miles of bicycle trails. So yes, 2019 is the year of sustainability.

Why Youth Voices Matter The Farm Bill – Part 1

Why Youth Voices Matter The Farm Bill – Part 1

Why Youth Voices Matter The Farm Bill – Part 1 The farm bill is probably the most significant piece of legislation in our country related to fa...

Gen Z – The New Food Movement

Gen Z – The New Food Movement

Gen Z – The New Food Movement Image Source: Classy – https://www.classy.org/blog/gen-z-next-generation-donors/ There has been so much talk abou...

Homemade Pickles – It’s a Big Dill!

Homemade Pickles – It’s a Big Dill!

Homemade Pickles – It’s a Big Dill! I never knew how incredibly easy it is to make homemade pickles.  But now that I’ve made them, I want to do...

The Whole Enchilada

The Whole Enchilada

The Whole Enchilada Yes, I actually made the enchiladas in the picture! I’m not sure why I haven’t made homemade enchilada sauce in the past, b...

More Soup for You!

More Soup for You!

More Soup for You! It’s no wonder that one of the coldest months of the year; January is also National Soup Month. The heated broth warms your...

2018 Food and Nutrition Trends Clean Meat

2018 Food and Nutrition Trends Clean Meat

2018 Food and Nutrition Trends Clean Meat Now here’s a very interesting food trend – Clean meat.  When we saw this, we thought – we have to fin...

Fruit Dip Three Ways

Fruit Dip Three Ways

Fruit Dip Three Ways Coincides with my previous blog post.  Honey Vanilla Yogurt ½ cup 0% nonfat FAGE Greek Yogurt ½ tablespoon honey ½ teaspo...

Dips sell!

Dips sell!

Dips sell! Parents try so many ways to get kids to eat their veggies.  They puree them in smoothies or mix them in baked goods.  They make fac...

Faux “Country-fried-steak-like” cauliflower

Faux “Country-fried-steak-like” cauliflower

Faux “Country-fried-steak-like” cauliflower Colorado veggie stats: On average, Coloradan’s only eat 2 servings of fruits and vegetables a day...

DATA MONTH 2018: Nutrient Deficiencies in the U.S.

DATA MONTH 2018: Nutrient Deficiencies in the U.S.

I ran across this chart below that shows nutrient deficiencies in the U.S. population and thought I would share it with you. The percentage of nutrient deficiencies may not seem that high (I actually thought they’d be even higher!), but