Food, Food Safety & Nutrition Resources

Upcoming FoodWIse Events

Dairy Smoothies Flyer June 16, 2021

Strong Bodies flyer June-Aug 2021

Garden Produce Prep Flyer July-Sep 2021

COVID-19 Extra Resources

Save More at the Grocery Store

A new Pandemic EBT program has been approved that will begin providing temporary food benefits on a Quest/EBT card to families with children who had been receiving free or reduced price meals before the COVID-19 school closures. For many eligible families, benefits will show up automatically on their existing Quest card. Eligible families who already receive FoodShare or other public benefits will receive a letter about these benefits; there will be an opportunity for others who are eligible to apply in early May.  For the details and updates go to

Choose MyPlate has lots of good information and interactive tools for adults and children.

Food Preparation

Commodity Fact Sheets

USDA Recipe Finder

Spend Smart. Eat Smart  The Learning Store publications on fresh produce how to select, store and serve.

Food Pantries/food resources/personal needs Websites

Call 211 or go to

Food safety

Be Food Safe
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
USDA Food Safety Information
USDA Meat and Poultry Hotline: 888-674-6854
FDA Food Information Line: 888-723-3366

Preserving food

National Center for Home Food Preservation
Safe & Healthy: Preservation Food at Home (UWEX)
The Learning Store (UWEX)
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