National Nutrition Month

This year is the 40th anniversary of National Nutrition Month. Celebrated in March, National Nutrition Month is a nutrition education and information campaign created by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. The campaign focuses attention on “the importance of making informed food choices and developing sound eating and physical activity habits.”

Alice Cromartie teaching a lesson in nutrition: Tallahassee (January 10, 1955)

Alice Cromartie teaching a lesson in nutrition: Tallahassee (January 10, 1955)

4-H short course on nutrition: Tallahassee (1949)

4-H short course on nutrition: Tallahassee (1949)

Class in infant nutrition at Florida A&M College: Tallahassee (ca. 1935)

Class in infant nutrition at Florida A&M College: Tallahassee (ca. 1935)