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30 Days of Food Rescue: Social Media Campaign 

  • Toolkit: Use this toolkit was a guide for posting graphics and wording to go with the graphics.
  • Graphics: There are 30 graphics to share in promoting food rescue. 

Chronic Disease and Nutrition 

Food Safety Resources

Food through the Seasons

  • Apples & More: Visit Apples & More to learn about U-pick apple orchards, apple nutrition, varieties & selection, and fun activities for children.
  • Pumpkins & More: You can learn about U-pick pumpkin farms, pumpkin nutrition, varieties & selection, and fun activities for children.
  • Raspberries & More: Learn about varieties & selection, how to plant, and where to find nurseries and U-pick farms.
  • Strawberries & More: Your guide to growing strawberries, u-pick strawberry farms, strawberry nutrition, and selection & care
  • Turkey for the Holidays: Need help with your holiday turkey? Get all the answers here—cooking techniques, leftover ideas, turkey facts, and much more.

Interactive Youth Food and Nutrition 

  • Food Fun from Apples to Zucchini: A website to introduce elementary students to 37 different kinds of produce -- many they may not know. (Intended for elementary students)
  • Fresh From the World...Where Your Food Comes From? This site looks at 15 different popular foods and explores their histories and origins to help kids understand that their food comes from all over the world. (Intended for 4th-5th grade students)

Additional Food Safety and Nutrition Resources 

  • ChooseMyPlate.gov: MyPlate is designed to remind Americans to eat healthfully and make better food choices.
  • Food Safety For Consumers: Foodsafety.gov provides information on the latest recalls, food safety tips, information on food storage, cooking temperatures, how to handle food during natural disasters, and other helpful information to prevent foodborne illness. 
  • National Center for Home Food Preservation: The National Center for Home Food Preservation is your source for current research-based recommendations for most methods of home food preservation. 

Illinois Nutrition Edition: Emerging health information and fun, seasonal recipes from a source you can trust.

Simply Nutritious, Quick, and Delicious: Helpful tips to make meals easy, healthy, and tasty!

Be Smart, Eat Well, Get Healthy: Nutrition information you can use.

Healthy Eats and Repeat: Highlighting food, recipes, and ideas for a healthy lifestyle.

The Nutrition Nosh: Nutrition and Wellness information and recipes to make life healthier!

Turnip the Beet! Nutrition and Wellness: Timely news, information, and innovative ideas to promote health and influence change.