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Holiday Food Safety

COVID-19 Extension Resources

Double Up Food Bucks

Douglas County Schools Awarded Summer Meals Initiative Grant

Douglas County Food Resources

National Institute on Aging at NIH Workout Videos

Master Food Volunteer Brochure

Donating Safe and Nutritious Food to Food Pantries and Soup Kitchens

Move More, Sit Less

Commercial Incubator Kitchen

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About Health, Nutrition, and Safety

Kansans increasingly seek information about their food and nutrition needs, about how to prepare easy and nutritious meals, and about physical activity. Helping Kansans eat more healthfully and increase physical activity can improve their quality of life now and in the future and reduce healthcare costs. Learning to eat healthfully can also stretch food budgets.

In order to prevent food borne illnesses K-State University scientists and educators present information on safe food handling practices for the benefit of Kansans.

seasonal an simple app

Download this free app loaded with information on fruits, vegetables, recipes, food preservation, Farmers' Markets and more!

Master Food Volunteers

Learn more about the Extension Master Food Volunteer Program

Program Resources

Visit our Health, Nutrition, and Safety Program Library

Visit our Useful Links page for program related websites.

K-State Research and Extension Library

Nutrition, Health, and Safety Staff

Susan Farley
County Extension Agent
Family and Consumer Sciences
Phone: 785-843-7058