Tips for Power Outage and Tornado Response

Below are two documents about being safe during and after a natural disaster.  The first covers what to know about refrigerated food when the power is out and the second discusses steps to take after a tornado. The Power is Off, Is The Food Still Safe? Tornado – Tips for Early Recovery

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FoodWIse is new name of Wisconsin Nutrition Education Program (WNEP)

October 11, 2016 Nutrition education program changes to meet needs of new audiences FoodWIse is new name of Wisconsin Nutrition Education Program Contact Amber Canto, 608-262-0384, amber.canto@ces.uwex.edu A successful nutrition education program is getting a new name to make it relevant and accessible to more audiences. FoodWIse, formerly known as the Wisconsin Nutrition Education Program, […]

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Healthy, Thrifty Thanksgiving Menu

Here is a great menu that features healthy and thrifty recipe options for Thanksgiving. Click here for the recipes! Provided by SNAP-Ed Connection, this is a free menu that you can download and print.  Feel free to share on social media and tell all your friends!   Click an icon below to share this post:   

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Healthy Halloween Menu

Get into the spirit of Halloween and make these healthy meals ‘spooktacular’ for your kids! Breakfast Peachy Spider Waffle, Bacon Lunch Veggie Stuffed Pita, After-School Strawberry Shake, Carrot Fingers Dinner Red Lentil Soup, Cheesy Ghost Toast Snacks Veggie Snake in the Grass, Pumpkin Orange, Brainy Applesauce Get Recipes, Calories and Nutrition Info for this Spooktacular […]

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Who’s Plate? My Plate!

With a New Year just under way, many people are focused on losing weight. Unfortunately, some of the ways people try to lose weight are not healthy. People tend to cut out foods or food groups, go on restrictive diets or spend money on supplements and drinks, all of which do not work and overtime […]

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Seize the Morning with Breakfast!

New video highlights school breakfast benefits for kids, parents, schools and communities Contact: Amy Korth, 608-265-3232, amy.korth@ces.uwex.edu   Many Wisconsin families with school age children are beginning to review their back-to-school supply lists. Pencils, notebooks–and don’t forget breakfast, eaten either at home or at school. Research shows that breakfast is an integral component of academic […]

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Get Nutrition Information Here!

Are you searching for quick and easy nutrition information in one spot?!!  The Wisconsin Nutrition Education Program (WNEP) has a weekly newsletter entitled  Food $ense that will connect you to current and timely nutrition education with just a click.  This information is research based; therefore, trustworthy and up-to-date.  Food $ense  has past newsletters which are available to […]

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