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“Nutrition Potpourri” is the theme for the 2010 Nutrition Conference  at the  new Chanhassen High School in Chanhassen, MN on October 30, 2010.   Four clock hours are available in Key Area 2, Nutrition. Come find out why there are new reasons to season! The MSNA cookbooks will also be available for purchase at the conf…

Since ancient times, there has been a practice of gleaning, or second harvest, at the end of every growing season. The farmer brings in the crop, but he leaves some food for the hungry in the community.  Volunteers are invited to carry on this generous tradition. Spend crisp autumn days harvesting apples to be given to…

The USDA Food and Nutrition Service (FNS) has just announced the availability of $1 million for a people’s Garden School Pilot Program. Purpose:  To teach students involved in the gardens about agriculture production practices, diet and nutrition; contribute produce to supplement food provided at eligible schools, stud…