Inspiring Iowans

  • National Healthy Lunch Day

    AUG 16, 2017

    Tuesday, September 19 is the American Diabetes Association's National Healthy Lunch Day.

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  • Finding Greens on the GO!

    AUG 14, 2017

    The Waterloo Greens To Go Market is a special mobile produce stand and not-for-profit enterprise in the Waterloo area that brings fresh, local and affordable produce into communities of Waterloo. The program is an AmeriCorps VISTA program and a partnership between UNI Local Food and Waterloo farmers. The organization makes fruits and vegetables accessible in underserved neighborhoods and food deserts in the Waterloo area, while also supporting local producers.

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  • Iowa Healthiest State Initiative Receives USDA Funding to Expand & Innovate SNAP Produce Incentives

    posted by Aryn McLaren on AUG 07, 2017

    Double Up Food Bucks program will benefit nearly 5,000 Iowa families and more than 300 Iowa farmers in 2017

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