Food Security



Get Help in Mower County and Austin

Food banks, agencies and other contacts for Austin and Mower County.

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State and Federal Resources and Advocacy Contacts

Resouorces and advocacy contacts

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Reading List & Knowledge Base

Craig Gundersen and James P. Ziliak 

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Local hunger and food security events.

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Food Resource Advocacy Center (FRAC)

The Food Research & Action Center (FRAC) improves the nutrition, health, and well-being of people struggling against poverty-related hunger in the United States through advocacy, partnerships, and by advancing bold and equitable policy solutions.

Academic Research Centers

Learn more or further your education through great nutrition and hunger programs at:

Baylor Coalition on Hunger and Poverty

 Tuftts University Gerald J. and Dorothy R. Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy

Advocate for The Farm Bill

SNAP, WIC and School Lunch programs are all part of the Farm Bill, which is reauthorized by Congress every 5 years.  It is up for renewal presently in 2023.

You can help support anti-hunger programs by getting to know more about the Farm Bill, and advocating for policies you believe in. 

Hometown Food Security Project

Hometown Food Security Project
318 Main St N.
Austin, MN 55912

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