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General Information Sites | Growing Fruits and Vegetables | Promoting Fruits and Vegetables in Schools | Additional Sites

General information about fruits and vegetables:

Fruits & Veggies—More Matters
http://www.fruitsandveggiesmatter.gov/
http://www.fruitsandveggiesmorematters.org/

American Cancer Society
http://www.cancer.org/index

American Heart Association
http://www.americanheart.org/presenter.jhtml?identifier=4774

US Dietary Guidelines
http://www.health.gov/dietaryguidelines/

Food and Nutrition Information Center
http://fnic.nal.usda.gov/

Information about growing fruits and vegetables:

Missouri Department of Agriculture
http://www.mda.mo.gov/
http://www.agrimissouri.com/

Missouri’s Farmer’s Market Directory
http://agebb.missouri.edu/fmktdir/index.htm

Missouri Fruit and Vegetable Growers Database
http://agebb.missouri.edu/hortgrow

Know Your Farmer, Know Your Food
http://www.usda.gov/wps/portal/usda/knowyourfarmer?navid=KNOWYOURFARMER

National Gardening Association
http://www.garden.org/
http://www.kidsgardening.com/

Kitchen Gardeners International
http://www.kitchengardeners.org/

Promoting fruits and vegetables at schools:

Farm to School
http://www.farmtoschool.org/

Community Food Security Coalition
http://www.foodsecurity.org/farm_to_school.html

Alliance for a Healthier Generation; Healthy Schools Program http://www.healthiergeneration.org/

US Department of Agriculture Resources
http://www.agclassroom.org/
http://www.fns.usda.gov/cnd/F2S/resource_supplement.htm

California School Garden Network
http://www.csgn.org

Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
http://www.fao.org/schoolgarden/index_more_en.htm

Dole Food Company
http://www.dole5aday.com/
This commercial site offers activities for a variety of viewers including kids, teachers, family and friends, retailers, school food services, and the media.

Additional sites:

http://www.organic-center.org/

http://www.ecoliteracy.org/

http://www.foodshare.net/