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From Global Food Systems to cooking with 4-H youth, food is an essential part of everyday living. K-State Research and Extension provides information and education to help you improve your nutritional health, keep your food safe, help get a food business off to the right start, and much more.

SNAPThe Kansas SNAP Ed is a nutrition education program provided at no cost to Kansas families with limited resources. Our goal is to provide nutrition education to individuals and families who receive food assistance or who are eligible to receive food assistance.
Walk KansasWalk Kansas is a team-based program that will help you and others lead a healthier life. Join this program and be more active, make better nutrition choices, and walk away your stress.
Farmers MarketFarmers markets are "go to" places to find local, fresh foods almost year round. From organizing a market to shopping for your favorite foods, let us help make your farmers market a safe market.
Choose My PlateMake better food choices with Choose MyPlate! Use their SuperTracker tool to track your activities and food choices.