Promoting healthy lifestyles for children & families


The Food and Nutrition Information Center (FNIC)

The Food and Nutrition Information Center (FNIC) at the National Agricultural Library (NAL) has been a leader in food and human nutrition information dissemination since 1971. FNIC's web site provides a directory to credible, accurate, and practical resources for consumers, nutrition and health professionals, educators and government personnel.

USDA/Food and Nutrition Services Nutrition Assistance Programs

No one should go hungry in America. United States Department of Agriculture Food and Nutrition Services (USDA FNS) provides children and low-income people access to food, a healthful diet, and nutrition education. USDA FNS helps nearly one in five people each year. Check out their programs to see if USDA FNS can help you or your family.