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Nutrition champions’ win World Food Prize
Wallace's Farmer, Iowa - July 2, 2018

The World Food Prize Foundation, based in Des Moines, Iowa, has announced this year’s winners. Lawrence Haddad and David Nabarro were named the 2018 World Food Prize Laureates during a ceremony at USDA in Washington, D.C., on June 25. The two men, both from ...

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Iowa college rivals unite to unleash eco-conscious energy bars at Ankeny Hy-Vee store
DesMoinesRegister.com, Iowa - June 26, 2018

, Des Moines Register Published 2:06 p.m. CT June 26, 2018CLOSE Reusable products, bulk bins and local recycling centers can help reduce waste in your home and your community. WochitTwo friends from Iowa who went to rival colleges have launched ...

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World Food Prize winners tie improved child nutrition to economic health
DesMoinesRegister.com, Iowa - June 25, 2018

, Des Moines Register Published 11:09 a.m. CT June 25, 2018 | Updated 10:02 a.m. CT June 26, 2018CLOSE Former U.S. Secretaries of Agriculture discuss if food restriction, nutritional education or a combination of the two are needed for people on ...

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World Food Prize winners tie improved child nutrition to economic health
DesMoinesRegister.com, Iowa - June 25, 2018

, Des Moines Register Published 11:09 a.m. CT June 25, 2018 | Updated 11:15 a.m. CT June 25, 2018CLOSE Former U.S. Secretaries of Agriculture discuss if food restriction, nutritional education or a combination of the two are needed for people on ...

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World Food Prize winners tie improved child nutrition to economic health
DesMoinesRegister.com, Iowa - June 25, 2018

, Des Moines Register Published 11:09 a.m. CT June 25, 2018 | Updated 11:15 a.m. CT June 25, 2018CLOSE Former U.S. Secretaries of Agriculture discuss if food restriction, nutritional education or a combination of the two are needed for people on ...

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First look at University Avenue 'diet' in Windsor Heights
KCCI Des Moines, Iowa - April 13, 2018

First look at University Avenue 'diet' in Windsor HeightsWindsor Heights officials are giving a first look at the proposed University Avenue 'diet' first mentioned last week.ShareShares Copy Link {copyShortcut} to copy Link ...

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Start the Week Off Right: Four exercise and nutrition myths
Quad City Times, Iowa - September 4, 2017

TIMESIt is important to know the common exercise and nutrition myths in order to assure you are exercising and eating correctly. In this article, I have provided a few examples of common myths regarding exercise and nutrition.Myth No. 1: I can spot-reduce body ...

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Start the Week Off Right: Easy changes for a heart healthy diet
Quad City Times, Iowa - August 21, 2017

Our Standard American Diet (SAD) is high in sodium and extremely low in potassium. Sodium and potassium are considered nutrient partners and need to be balanced. You should eat more potassium than sodium. You might be thinking, âMy daily banana gives me

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Siouxland elderly nutrition menus
Sioux City Journal, Iowa - July 30, 2017

Persons 60 years of age and older and their spouses may participate in the elderly nutrition program in Siouxland. In Sioux City, meals are served Monday-Friday at Riverside Gardensâ Community Room, 715 Bruner Ave., Monday through Friday at Fairmount Par

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Siouxland elderly nutrition menus
Sioux City Journal, Iowa - July 16, 2017

Persons 60 years of age and older and their spouses may participate in the elderly nutrition program in Siouxland. In Sioux City, meals are served Monday-Friday at Riverside Gardensâ Community Room, 715 Bruner Ave., Monday through Friday at Fairmount Par

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Former exec of School Nutrition Association arrested for embezzlement
Quad City Times, Iowa - June 29, 2017

A Davenport woman who once was the executive director of the School Nutrition Association was arrested Wednesday on a charge of first-degree theft after a state audit discovered more than $166,000 missing from the organizationâs accounts.Norma Jean Adam

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Nutrition is Iowa's next frontier in college football development's ...
DesMoinesRegister.com, Iowa - May 12, 2017

The NCAA's rule change allowing unlimited meals and snacks for Division I student-athletes has skyrocketed Iowa and Iowa State's spending since 2014.

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Mercy's Net Nutrition program helps staff make healthier food choices
Sioux City Journal, Iowa - April 8, 2017

"It's important for us to have opportunities for people to make quick decisions on what a healthy item is, and if they want to dig a little bit deeper, find the nutrition on it," said Tracey Badar, director of nutritional care services at Mercy. "This program ...

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Dan Frank promoted by Kent Nutrition Group
Muscatine Journal, Iowa - April 8, 2017

MUSCATINE â Dan Frank has been promoted to Director of Quality Assurance and Regulatory Affairs for Kent Nutrition Group (KNG). He joined KNG in 1999 working as an Associate Formulation Manager.

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School Nutrition Association takes lunch suggestions to Washington, D.C.
Radio Iowa, Iowa - April 3, 2017

Several members of the School Nutrition Association of Iowa are in our nation’s capital to advise lawmakers about possible modifications and changes for school lunches.The president of the association, Judy Lubben of Le Mars, say they will share a position paper ...

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