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Eating Habits of Low-Income Families

Low income families may be struggling to eat healthy meals.

Shelley Swenson
Family and Consumer Sciences/
Expanded Food and Nutrition Program
UF/IFAS Wakulla County Extension

Last year I received a grant to offer training to child care providers on ways to encourage children to eat more nutritious foods.  The persons who provided the funding continue to offer up-dates on relevant research.  Recently I received an article which really interested me.  I thought you would enjoy this brief summary of the findings of a study they completed related to the eating habits of low-income families.  Read more about it…