FCHS Mercer County, Rutgers Cooperative Extension

FCHS Mercer County, Rutgers Cooperative Extension FCHS (Family & Community Health Sciences), a part of Rutgers Cooperative Extension. Department of Agriculture and Mercer County government.

FCHS (Family & Community Health Sciences) is a department within Rutgers Cooperative Extension. The mission of FCHS is to promote health and wellness through education, research and collaboration with outreach in food, nutrition and healthy lifestyles.The Cooperative Extension system is a nationwide network of university educators and researchers working locally to help communities in the areas of

health, nutrition, youth development and resource management. Rutgers Cooperative Extension is a collaboration between the New Jersey Agricultural Experiment Station at Rutgers, the State University, the U.S.

It's an age-old debate - soup vs. stew. Which do you prefer? Let us know in the comments and feel free to share your fav...
01/18/2024

It's an age-old debate - soup vs. stew. Which do you prefer? Let us know in the comments and feel free to share your favorite soup or stew recipe.

On Wednesday, nutrition educator Cate, met with clients from HomeFront in Mercer County to talk about decreasing consump...
01/12/2024

On Wednesday, nutrition educator Cate, met with clients from HomeFront in Mercer County to talk about decreasing consumption of drinks with added sugar and increasing water intake. She ended the lesson with a tasty and nutritious fruit and yogurt smoothie which participants enjoyed.

It’s Family Foodie Friday! Check out educator, Sigrid's recipe for Lentil Soup by following this link https://www.youtub...
01/05/2024

It’s Family Foodie Friday! Check out educator, Sigrid's recipe for Lentil Soup by following this link https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wyXJkHS0aSI&t=386s to the FCHS Family Foodie YouTube Channel. You can find today’s recipe in the comments below or check out Family Foodie Recipe Album.

Ingredients:1 tablespoon olive oil1/2 yellow onion roughly diced1 medium tomato chopped1 stalk of celery1 clove of garlic, minced3/4 cup dried green lentils1...

An FCHS staff member, along with Trenton Health Team, shared our collaborative Mercer County Food Stakeholders work and ...
12/28/2023

An FCHS staff member, along with Trenton Health Team, shared our collaborative Mercer County Food Stakeholders work and future goals at a meeting convened by the Office of the Food Security Advocate, and learned a great deal from the initiatives shared by representatives from the seven other counties in attendance.

Is your child a member of the picky eaters club?Help them expand their palate while still enjoying a familiar food. Crea...
12/28/2023

Is your child a member of the picky eaters club?

Help them expand their palate while still enjoying a familiar food. Create a tasty tortilla pizza together.

Check out these healthy holiday eating tips!
12/22/2023

Check out these healthy holiday eating tips!

Looking for a fun holiday activity?Look no further! Get your kids excited about fruits and veggies by having them help y...
12/19/2023

Looking for a fun holiday activity?

Look no further! Get your kids excited about fruits and veggies by having them help you create a holiday wreath out of fresh produce.

Check out these healthy holiday eating tips!
12/18/2023

Check out these healthy holiday eating tips!

Check out these healthy holiday eating tips!
12/15/2023

Check out these healthy holiday eating tips!

Want to involve your kids in the kitchen? Children can help cook in many ways! Let them help you and spend some quality ...
12/13/2023

Want to involve your kids in the kitchen?

Children can help cook in many ways! Let them help you and spend some quality time together.

It’s Family Foodie Friday! Check out educator, Angela's recipe for Vegetarian Enchiladas by following this link https://...
12/01/2023

It’s Family Foodie Friday! Check out educator, Angela's recipe for Vegetarian Enchiladas by following this link https://youtu.be/3Sz5oLzAVKk to the FCHS Family Foodie YouTube Channel. You can find today’s recipe in the comments below or check out Family Foodie Recipe Album.

Ingredients:1 package (10oz) frozen spinach, thawed or 1lb fresh, cooked1 can (15oz) black beans, drained and rinsed3 green onions, thinly sliced1/3 cup chop...

11/29/2023

This baked apple oatmeal is the perfect breakfast for a chilly fall morning!

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