Nutrition Education Program

Nutrition Education Program

Nutrition Education Program

The Kentucky Nutrition Education Program (KYNEP) encompasses the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP-Ed). The program is administered by the University of Kentucky Cooperative Extension Service, and targets low income families and individuals with nutrition education.

What is the goal of the Nutrition Education Program?

The goal of the Muhlenberg County Nutrition Education Program is to educate limited resource families with young children and SNAP eligible individuals to plan nutritious meals on a limited budget, acquire safe food handling practices, improve food preparation skills and change behavior necessary to have a healthy lifestyle.

Nutrition education programs for both adults and youth are offered in a variety of locations throughout the county.


Plate it Up Kentucky Proud Recipes

Plate it Up Kentucky Proud is a partnership project between the University of Kentucky Cooperative Extension Service, the Kentucky Department of Agriculture and the University of Kentucky School of Human Environmental Sciences. This project provides healthy, great tasting recipes using Kentucky Proud products for the people of Kentucky.

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PLAN. EAT. MOVE.

Access cooking and meal planning tips, information on eating healthy on a budget, and more from the Plan. Eat. Move. website.

www.planeatmove.com

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