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WNEP Newsletters – Food $ense

WNEP Newsletters – Food $ense (Spanish) http://fyi.uwex.edu/alimentando/alimentando-a-nuestras-familias-3/

MISSION

The Wisconsin Nutrition Education Program (WNEP) helps people to:

Plan and prepare healthy meals for their families
Keep food safe to eat
Increase their food security by learning how to manage their money

LOCAL RESOURCES

Food Pantries and other Food Resources 2015
Supermarket Savings
Spend Smart-Eat Smart Strategies 

RECIPES YOU CAN USE TODAY
(all PDF, 2 pages)

12 15 Broccoli Salad
11 15 Mini Berry Pie
10 15 Butternut Squash Enchiladas
09 15 Vegetable Pasta Soup
08 15 Make Ahead Breakfast Burritos
07 15 Peanut Butter Balls
06 15 Chicken Alfredo
05 15 Beef & Vegetable Stir Fry
04 15 Banana Oatmeal Bread
03 15 Blackened Tuna Patties
02 15 Shredded Pork Sandwich
01 15 Slow Cooker Pork Chili
12 14 Scrambled Egg Muffins
11 14 No Knead Whole Wheat Bread
10 14 Sloppy Joes

SUCCESS STORIES

Putting Food on the Table 2009 (Word, 1 page, 26 KB)
Loving Your Family 2008 (Word, 2 pages, 25 KB)
Charter School Education 2006 (Word, 1 page, 26 KB)

WNEP PARTNERS

WNEP partners with other community agencies to provide free education for families and individuals who receive or are eligible to receive food stamps. Some places you may receive WNEP programs include:

Columbia County Head Start Program (Renewal Unlimited, Inc.)
Columbia County Senior Meal Sites
Columbia County Family Resource Center
Columbia County Health & Human Services

RELATED LINKS OF INTEREST  

Food Safety & Health
UW-Extension Food and Nutrition Publications
Dietary Guidelines for Americans
My Pyramid Food Guide
Nutrition Facts Label
Look up calories/nutrients in a food
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, part of the National Institutes of Health
Nutrition and physical activity information from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
American Dietetic Association
Consumer Corner at the USDA National Agricultural Library’s Food and Nutrition Information Center

If you have any questions regarding WNEP in Columbia County, please contact:
Nutrition Education Program Coordinator
Columbia County UW-Extension
120 West Conant Street, Suite 201
Portage, WI 53901-0567
Phone: 608-742-9693
Fax: 608-742-9862
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