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Gimme a Smile: Unsolved Mysteries: The Kitchen Edition

...your bad cholesterol and a lecture from your mother on the evils of junk food. Whatever happened to transform those nutritious foods into junk?These and countless other kitchen mysteries serve to remind us that even the hearts of our homes hide...
USDA offers schools free meal equality

...with the new standards. Schools participating in NSLP are not 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...
Mercury in Fishes Study Released, Measurable Levels Detected in Alaska National Parks

...effects on fish-eating birds and mammals that depend on lake trout for survival is unknown.Fish continue to be a nutritious food source. Many fish species, including salmon, are low in mercury. Women who may become pregnant and parents should...
Glacier Bay gull egg legislation signed into law

...described the tradition at a consultation meeting in 1997. "The elders explained that gull eggs were far more than a nutritious food source for the Huna clans," Mary Beth Moss, cultural anthropologist at Glacier Bay, said. "Gull egg collection...
Thank you to Representative Kito, Munoz, and Senator Egan

...rpairs.Thanks to this Designated Legislative Grant, Juneau senior will continue to benefit from delicious and nutritious foods prepared and served in a safe and sanitary manner. Our goal is to help them stay healthy and live with dignity and...
4-H Week marked in Alaska

...Oct. 3. Participants will design and build an aerodynamic food transportation device that can deliver a payload of nutritious food to disaster victims. They will learn engineering concepts and about nutrition, will develop math skills and will...
Gimme a smile: Meanwhile, back at the Ranch

...creating a food that almost all children will eat. Aside from chicken nuggets, can you think of any single semi-nutritious food that has such universal kid appeal as ranch dressing? At fast food restaurants you can even get your chicken nuggets...
SEARHC encourages prevention during cold and flu season

...system, get plenty of sleep, be physically active, manage your stress, drink plenty of fluids and eat healthy nutritious food.Updated information on the seasonal flu, including more ways people can prevent its spread, can be found online...
Porcupines: Watchable wildlife, but a gardener's worst nightmare

...hungry porcupine. In the wild, these giant rodents eat buds and young green leaves, targeting the most tender and nutritious foods available. When they wander into towns they apply their well-developed sense of taste to gardens, ornamental...
School district to chew on soda, candy sales ban be a proper amount of information to help kids make wise nutritional decisions. "Daily I see kids eating non-nutritious food," she said, "going off campus, eating junk food, fast food or not even eating at all." If the policy passes...


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