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HealthBarn USA Let Our Children Lead the Way to a Healthier Future

Posted by: NJ Kids Team - March 04, 2014

The Farm-to-Campfire Experience

excerpt from American Camping Association, Inc. 

  ...Camp provides an ideal setting for the full farm-to-table (or campfire!) experience. I fondly recall cooking "stone soup" over the fire as a young camper and later, as a counselor. These experiences undoubtedly contributed to my current passion for home cooking, so I've been thrilled to discover the in-depth cooking and gardening experiences many camps currently offer to help children develop an appreciation for the food they eat every day ...

...Stacey Antine, a registered dietitian who founded the organization HealthBarn USA, "I started HealthBarn in 2005 as a call to action to the downward trend of children's health based on lifestyle," Antine says. HealthBarn offers year-round "farm-to-fork" programming, including summer camps at Abma's Farm in Wyckoff, New Jersey and Hilltop Hanover Farm & Environmental Center in Yorktown Heights, New York. "I believe that hands-on education is an important part of the solution, and a farm is a great place to learn about how to live healthy and create the skills to sustain it!" Antine says.  Click here to read more 

At HealthBarn USA, our fun, hands-on summer camp programs teach children about delicious, nutritious food and the healthy lifestyle that goes with it - on the most exciting place on the planet - a farm! So, if you want:

  • Healthy kids who are adventurous eaters;
  • Green kids who know how to grow their own, organic food and care for the planet, too;
  • Nutritious, great-tasting ideas and recipes for what to serve and eat 24/7;
  • Simple, fun-to-take steps that will get your family to a happier, healthier place.  

Summer Programs at HealthBarn USA: 

From a leading voice in family nutrition as featured on
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Posted by: NJ Kids Team| March 04, 2014
Categories:  Summer Camps
Subcategories:  Feature Summer Camps
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