A savory dish using squash and blue cheese.

pumpkin seeds

A spicy twist to a fall classic. 

Iowa Ingredient: Setting the Table
October 15, 2015 | 29:16

A special edition of Iowa Ingredient where we explore what is being done to fight hunger.

Chef D's Rock Power Pizza
October 14, 2015 | 5:27

Meet Chef D who once a week opens his restaurant to people in need.

Waverly Community Sharing Gardens
October 14, 2015 | 6:31

Growing produce for those in need is what the Waverly Community Sharing garden is all about. This program provides fresh-grown, healthy vegetables to those in need in the NE Iowa area. 

Cooking on a Budget
October 14, 2015 | 6:41

Learn how to make an affordable, practical, healthy, and delicious meal with Chef Katie Porter from the Wallace Cente

The Backpack Program
October 14, 2015 | 05:27

In 2015, one in five children in Iowa are food insecure. Twenty percent of people under the age of eighteen do no have enough to eat. This is a major problem, yet organizations and individuals are working to change that. The Backpack Program is an effort to provide food to kids during the weekend.

Get Involved to Help Fight Hunger

Here are a list of links of places featured on Iowa Ingredient's Setting the Table Special.


An exquisite meatball recipe from Chef Katie Porter. 

bean salad

An affordable and delicious meal from Chef Katie Porter.