Food & Nutrition

fruit bowl
Food & Nutrition

“The Dish” provides real talk about food

Low-income families, anyone experiencing financial hardship due to COVID-19, and those who are looking to eat well on a budget, can find practical tips on meal preparation, budget-friendly grocery shopping, nutrition and more through The Dish – Real Talk About Food website.

UNL Dairy Store reopens with summer hours

Lincoln, Neb.

UNL Dairy Store

Panhandle Perspectives: Dry beans – perfect staple for any pantry

Dry beans are always a good companion to beef, pork, chicken, or fish, but they are also a great protein source on their own. And now more than ever dry beans are the perfect staple for any pantry.
Panhandle Perspectives

Buy Fresh Buy Local provides local food pickup, delivery resource list

The opening of some farmers markets is delayed this year because of COVID-19, and other markets are debating whether to open at all.
Buy Fresh Buy Local farmers

Buy Fresh Buy Local scholarship open

Nebraska Extension is providing marketing support to farmers experiencing a decline in sales as a result of COVID-19 through the Buy Fresh Buy Local Nebraska program.
Buy Fresh Buy Local Nebraska

Dining centers continue to support on-campus students

Lincoln, Neb. —Life at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln looks a little different than it did a week ago.

A worker wiping down a table

UNL Dairy Store temporarily closing; curbside and in-store ice cream pickup available March 20 only

The University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s Dairy Store, 114 Food Industry Complex on East Campus, will close on Friday, March 20, at 6 p.m. and remain closed until further notice.
UNL dairy store

Dairy Store relocation celebration is March 12

The University of Nebraska–Lincoln’s Dairy Store has come a long way since it first opened as Varsity Dairy in 1917, when it served all-you-can-drink milk for a nickel to those who brought their own glass.
students in the dairy store