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June is Dairy Month
Jun 3, 2019
By Whitney Blindert, MS, RDN, LN
Manager, Programs and Partnerships | South Dakota | Midwest Dairy
When it comes to food and nutrition, one thing most health professionals agree on is we could all benefit from eating more fruits and vegetables. What you might not know is most Americans also fall below their recommended daily servings of dairy foods. The Dietary. . .Read More
Summer Meals Program
May 17, 2019
School is almost out, and summer is right around the corner! This means fun for many children...but for others, it may mean not having access to healthy meals like they do at school.
This is where the USDA Summer Food Service Program comes in. This year, 11 sites around Sioux Falls will offer free meals to kids up to age 18 in the Sioux Falls area. All kids are welcome,. . .Read More
Sustainability and Public Health - Protecting Our Triple Bottom Line
Apr 22, 2019
As we celebrate Earth Day 2019, it is important to understand the connection between environmental sustainability and public health.
The triple bottom line is a model that is often associated with sustainability programs and initiatives. The three principles that make up the triple bottom line or pillars of sustainability are social equity, environmental awareness and. . .Read More