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Michigan Harvest of the Month

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Harvest of the month
Developer
Michigan Fitness Foundation.
Year
2015

Part of the SNAP-Ed Strategies & Interventions Toolkit.* Features ready-to-go supplemental nutrition education materials that can used in diverse applications within the community and school environment. The materials can easily be integrated into the core curriculum and are based on the most current Dietary Guidelines for Americans. Materials are hands-on to allow for exploration, tasting and learning regarding the importance of eating fruits and vegetables and being physically active every day.

Funding Source
USDA. SNAP-Ed.
Free Material
Yes
SNAP-Ed Toolkit Classification
Practice-tested
SNAP-Ed Connection Comments

* SNAP-Ed Strategies & Interventions: An Obesity Prevention Toolkit for States is a compilation of interventions. The toolkit was developed by USDA's Food and Nutrition Service, The Association of SNAP-Ed Nutrition Education Administrators (ASNNA), the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill's Center for Training and Research Translation (Center TRT), and the National Collaborative on Childhood Obesity Research (NCCOR), a partnership between the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the National Institutes for Health (NIH), the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, and the USDA. It is designed and updated to help state SNAP-Ed administrative and implementing agencies identify evidence-based obesity prevention programs and policy, systems, and environmental (PSE) strategies and interventions to include in their SNAP-Ed plans.