Food plays an important role in our lives. It provides sustenance, pleasure and has a significant impact on our health and wellbeing. Through nutrition, health and fitness programs, Extension educators enable Maryland families, individuals and employees to make healthier choices for themselves and those they care for.
Extension educators provide programs in topics such as food safely and preventing foodborne illness, food preservation, and nutrition education for youth and adults.
For more information on nutrition programs offered in Maryland click on the link below:
- Eat Smart
- Expanded Food & Nutrition Education Program (EFNEP)
- Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program Education (SNAP-Ed)
- Food Preservation
- Food Safety
- Healthy Living
- Local Food
- Walk Maryland
For more information about local programs on food and nutrition contact your local county Extension office.
18410 Muncaster Road
Derwood, MD 20855
Hours: Monday - Friday 8:30 - 5:00