Purdue Expands FoodLink –
WEST LAFAYETTE –
Purdue Extension’s FoodLink is now available for shoppers at more than 100 grocery stores, farmers markets, food pantries and roadside produce stands throughout Indiana. FoodLink is an online hub that provides information about healthy foods including recipes, nutritional information and preparation suggestions.
Vendors present cards with QR codes for their fruits and vegetables that costumers can scan with a smartphone. Scanning the codes will direct the user to the FoodLink website. The site displays resources such as how-to videos, photos and safety tips in addition to nutritional facts. The website is free to shoppers and does not require registration