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Tuesday, Mar 31, 2015

Nutrition

Training funds target food stamp recipients in Mississippi

Gov. Bryant, US Department of Agriculture announce $20.5M workforce training grant
Published: 03/24/15

Lafayette farmers market now accepting food stamps

Lafayette farmers market now accepting SNAP benefits, formerly known as food stamps
Published: 03/24/15

Federal official criticizes Brownback stance on food stamps

Federal official criticizes Gov. Brownback over proposal to fund food stamps with grants
Published: 03/23/15

Federal official criticizes Brownback stance on food stamps

Federal official criticizes Gov. Brownback over proposal to fund food stamps with grants
Published: 03/23/15
Celery root: It's not pretty, but it's pretty tasty in slaw

Celery root: It's not pretty, but it's pretty tasty in slaw

THE HEALTHY PLATE: Recipe for celery root and chipotle remoulade slaw
Published: 03/23/15

Connecticut farmers can register to accept food stamps

Connecticut farmers can register to accept food stamps at farms, farmers markets
Published: 03/22/15

Anchorage man hopes to turns building into produce farm

Indoor farming: entrepreneur hopes to turn Anchorage building into hydroponic produce farm
Published: 03/22/15

States to test ways to send food stamp recipients to work

States to test new ways to send food stamp recipients to work as Congress eyes cuts
Published: 03/20/15

News briefs from around Kentucky at 1:58 a.m. EDT

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) A legislative bill that would give restaurants a tax credit for donations of prepared food has been revived through efforts of Yum Brands. NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) An exemption for Prichard's Distillery from new legal requiremen...
Published: 03/20/15

Help offered to poor getting back to work, off food stamps

Federal officials offer to help some Californians leave public assistance through test program
Published: 03/20/15