The Farmers' Market Nutrition Program (FMNP)
This program provides WIC participants with coupons that can be used to purchase locally grown, fresh Florida fruits and vegetables. Find out about this important program which enables pregnant women and nursing mothers to obtain wholesome and nutritious fresh produce.
USDA Food Distribution
Their dual mission is (1) to strengthen the nutrition safety net through commodity distribution and other nutrition assistance to low-income families, emergency feeding programs, Indian Reservations, and the elderly and (2) to strengthen American agriculture.
Projects for School Salad Bars
Thousands of school children are eating more fruits and vegetables because of the Eat Your Colors Every Day Salad Bar and Salad Options Pilot Program that began in 12 schools in four school districts in Florida in September of 2002.
USDA School Lunch Program
USDA Food Security
Help America End Poverty
Food and Nutrition in Florida School Districts
Food, Nutrition, and Consumer Services
Federal Consumer Information Center
Food and Nutrition Information Center