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An Alaskan's Local Food

...friend's business by chomping a kale (or potato) chip produced in town. Regional food cultivation can provide fresh healthy food, increase our community sustainability, and develop new regionally adapted food-based traditions to pass down through...
Running Wild: The good and bad of food

...foods we consume.Sometimes the healthiest foods are simply the ones that allow...during a race example, the healthiest foods for a given situation might...nutrition. In these moments the healthiest foods might not always be the ones with...
Remembering Rie determined by one or more of the most loyal members. Their favorite spot seems to be Rainbow Foods because of its healthy food offerings. However, if the day is sunny and warm and during the summer months, a sack lunch down on the docks...
Connecting Alaska's schools with local food entrepreneurs

...on community sustainability in Southeast Alaska."Often we find that the barriers to achieving access to local, healthy foods can be overcome if we work together as a region to make this initiative a priority. By bringing all the key players...
Applications sought for Farm to Summer Food Service grants coordinator, and agriculture expert fees. The purpose of the Farm to Summer Food Service program is to promote healthy food choices, increase understanding and availability of specialty crop production in summer meals, and to encourage a...
USDA offers schools free meal equality

...only eligible for the CEP free meals, but also free nutritious food donations each year from the USDA and training on healthy food preparation through USDA Team Nutrition presentations.Review more information on the Community Eligibility Provision...
Thanks from Eagle River United Methodist Camp Champ 2014

...a four day camp for a special group of kids who would benefit from a safe and trusting outdoor camp with plenty of healthy food, organized activities and an emphasis on non-violent conflict resolution.Morgan Fawcett a national spokesperson...
Partnerships for a Healthier Juneau in Action: Edible Child Care Gardens

...four local child care centers. The goal of the project is to increase children's knowledge of, and access to, healthy foods. In addition to receiving a raised bed, each child care center will receive soil amendments for three years, seeds...
Camp Champ 2013

...District, social service providers or kids who would just benefit from a structured camping experience with lots of healthy food and plenty of activities. This year's camp introduced the kids (and adults) to a different strategy for resolving...
Sitka farmers market grows

...volunteers, their income is low enough to qualify them for food stamps. They use that benefit at the farmers market to buy healthy food that otherwise would be hard to afford, such as fish and fresh produce."It's the only way to get good local fish...


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