Find general and background information related to food resource managment, including statistics, reports/guidelines, cost saving ideas and recipes, and online tools.
Food Resource ManagementSNAP Benefits Alleviate the Intensity and Incidence of Poverty
USDA. Economic Research Service.
This article draws from recent research that shows that adding SNAP benefits to family income reduces the poverty rate and leads to even greater reductions in depth and severity of poverty, particularly among children.
Cooking for One or Two: Creative Use of Leftovers
Dietitians of Canada.
Provides ideas on how to use various leftovers.
Save Money with Manufacturers' Coupons
University of Illinois Extension.
Tips on saving money at the grocery store by making a shopping list, organizing coupons and using coupons.
Turkey Anytime: Recipes for Turning Leftovers Into Planned-overs
University of Nebraska, Lincoln Cooperative Extension.
Includes recipes and safety tips for using leftover turkey.
Eligible Food Items
USDA. Food and Nutrition Service.
Explains what items may be purchased with SNAP benefits.