Extension Office to Hold Grocery Store Tours In August

By: Nathan Bloechl — nathanb@977thebolt.com

Humboldt, Iowa — Humboldt County Extension and Outreach will be holding Grocery Store Tours with Fareway in Humboldt.

The purpose of the tour will be to practice skills such as buying fruits and vegetables on a budget, comparing unit prices to find bargains, reading and comparing food labels, identifying whole grains and sticking to a budget.

After the tour you will receive $10.00 worth of healthy groceries of your choice, a recipe book and a reusable grocery bag.

The Grocery Store Tours will be held on August 10, 15, and 17 at these times 10:00am, 1:00pm, and 5:00pm at the Humboldt Fareway (New Location) 1700 10th Ave. N. Hwy 3 W. To sign up, please call the Humboldt County Extension and Outreach Office at 515-332-2201 or email hfrerk@iastate.edu. When registering make sure to tell the date and time spot you would like!