Youth Nutrition Programs

Nutrition Educator with group of youth raising hand to answer question
Nutrition Agent conducting food demo with youth

About Program

Children will learn healthful nutritional and safety messages that will help to build a healthy foundation! This program is ideal for classrooms and large youth groups. This 6-series program provides educational materials along with supplies to accompany each lesson specific to that youth's age group.

Learn about:

  • MyPlate the Healthy Way
  • Make Half your Plate Fruits and Vegetables
  • Switch to Skim or 1% Milk
  • Make at Least Half your Grains Whole
  • Vary your Protein Food Choices
  • Physical Activity
  • Handwashing and Food Safety
  • Smart Snacking

Register your Group

Our trained area nutrition agents are available to come on-site to teach your students or youth group.


The program will be conducted by Jessica Randazzo, Nutrition Agent with the LSU AgCenter. For questions, please contact Jessica at

Innovate . Educate . Improve Lives

The LSU AgCenter and the LSU College of Agriculture