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Nutrition

Petersburg: Creamery Specializing In Sheep’s Milk Being Established

Source: Shore News Today Lambs suckle in a misty field off Route 610 in the Petersburg section of Upper Township, the first generation of a new flock and the start of a new sheep’s milk creamery. Bill and Barbara Simmerman plan to eventually sell fresh sheep’s milk, as well as...
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Notorious Toms River Superfund site gets 5 more years of water testing

Source: Asbury Park Press When will Reich Farm be taken off the Superfund list? The answer, it appears, is not any time soon. Instead, Dow Chemical is working with Suez Water to devise a groundwater testing procedure that will continue for at least the next five years. After...
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ACME offers easy ways to help feed North Jersey’s hungry families this spring

Source: North Jersey.com For many low-income families across the country, the spring and summer months also bring rising food insecurity, or unreliable access to food. According to recent statistics from Feeding America, one million people in the state will face hunger and, of...
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‘Breakfast After the Bell’ program helps feed kids in Paterson

Source: NJTV.org Kids in Paterson are able to get meals because of the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s School Breakfast Program. More than 300,000 students in New Jersey received breakfast in the 2017-2018 school year. The state is 19th in the nation for feeding breakfast to...
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Featured Video: Nutrition Awareness Month 2018

Nutrition Awareness: ChooseMyPlate.gov · EatRightNJ.org Dietary Guidelines · Food Security · N.J. Registered Dieticians And Nutritionists HealthAmbition.com: 10 Light and Healthy Afternoon Snacks Source: EatRight.org Whether it’s starting the day off...
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