Have a Plant: Fruits & Veggies for Better Health

USDA Replaces MyPyramid with Healthy MyPlate Icon

June 5, 2011

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) released a replacement for its current food pyramid [MyPyramid] in support of dietary recommendations from the Dietary Guidelines for Americans 2010 to fill half your plate with fruits and vegetables. The new healthy MyPlate icon is sectioned off to show fruits and vegetables as half of the plate making the recommendation easy to understand.
Read Press Release | Read About the Fill-Half-Your-Plate Concept

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