Food & Nutrition

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Food & Nutrition

UNL to Give Away Free Grilling Packages to Raise Awareness of Beef Safety

Husker football fans tailgating prior to Saturday’s game should be on the lookout for students in the University of Nebraska–Lincoln Food Science Club who will be handing out the ultimate tailgating package.

HungerU Tour Headed to UNL to Ignite Conversation About World Hunger

Students at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln will have the opportunity to learn more about how they can be a part of the global hunger solution when the HungerU mobile educational exhibit comes to campus Oct. 5-6.

Student Spotlight: Kristen Reiman

Meet Kristen Reiman from Butte Nebraska. Kristen is a dietetics and nutrition, exercise and health science major, with a minor in ag business entrepreneurship.

2015 Nebraska State Fair Preview

Visitors to the Nebraska State Fair -- Aug. 28 to Sept. 7 in Grand Island -- can view more than 10,000 4-H exhibits from 2,500 exhibitors, representing all 93 Nebraska counties.

International Master Gardener Conference Registration Opens

The biennial International Master Gardener Conference will be held at the Mid-America Center in Council Bluffs on Sept. 22-25. Co-hosted by Nebraska Extension and Iowa State University Extension and Outreach, this year’s theme is “Horticultural Horizons in the Heartland.”

USDA, Microsoft to Launch "Innovation Challenge" to Address Food Resiliency

$60,000 in Prizes Offered for Most Creative Applications Using USDA Open Data

Farmers Markets: Not Just a Fad

The U.S. Department of Agriculture estimates over 1,000,000 people visit a farmers market weekly.

International Chefs Learn from Nebraska Extension

The Nebraska Beef Council recently contacted Nebraska Extension and asked them do a chuck roll cutting demonstration for 9 chefs from Jordan.

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