Eat Smart program helps kids make better choices

Local Cornell Cooperative Extension offices and regional food hub Foodlink together form a strong partnership dedicated to strengthening families and communities in the Finger Lakes. Part of the statewide Eat Smart initiative aimed at nutrition education and the eradication of hunger, the Finger Lakes Eat Smart New York region includes Cayuga, Chemung, Livingston, Monroe, Ontario, Schuyler, Seneca, Steuben, Tompkins, Wayne and Yates counties.

Watch how the Finger Lakes Eat Smart New York School Gardens Program is helping kids from Newfield to Rochester make better food choices through nutrition, health and gardening education. Video by Jim Monahan