The Food, Nutrition and Health program is focused on improving nutrition, physical activity, and food safety outcomes for Nebraskans. The Food Website is a pioneer in connecting all the Extension food-related areas of a university under one umbrella website.

Active in all 93 counties and at food.unl.edu

Food, Nutrition & Health

Thanksgiving is next week and it is a great day for getting together with your family and friends. You can have any kind of meal together it does not have to be expensive or hard to fix. Spending time with your family and friends is what is important – not what you eat.

If you decide to prepare turkey for your Thanksgiving feast, it can be one of the easiest parts of the meal just make sure to follow good food safety rules.

Allow about 1 pound of turkey for each person.