Healthy Eating
Harvey County Food and Farm Council: The next Council meeting is November 6, 2017 from 4 PM to 5 PM in the Pine Street Health Services Community Room (215 S. Pine St., Newton, 2nd Floor).  The goal of the council is to increase access to healthy, local grown foods.  The meetings are open to the public. Visit the new Food and Farm Council website!


Recent News:
2015 to 2020 Dietary Guidelines

Harvard School of Public Health "Higher dietary fiber intake in young women may reduce breast cancer risk"

New York Times article "Obesity in Young Is Seen as Falling in Several Cities

In Defense of Food on PBS

Useful Links:
From the Land of Kansas - farmers markets and more

Midwest Dairy Association - Nutrition Information

Healthy Eating for a Healthy Weight from the CDC

Whole Grains

Healthy Recipes from the American Heart Association

Nutrition Center - American Heart Association

Rethink Your Drink

Fruits and Veggies - More Matters