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Posts tagged: MyPlate Community and National Strategic Partners

Welcome to National Nutrition Month! And Start Marking your Calendar!

Katherine Tallmadge, DCMADA President, and Sarah Fisher, DCMADA PR Representative and the elementary students from DCPS schools (District of Columbia Public Schools), on Food Day.

Katherine Tallmadge, DCMADA President, and Sarah Fisher, DCMADA PR Representative and the elementary students from DCPS schools (District of Columbia Public Schools), on Food Day.

Join Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack on March 8th in celebrating “What’s on My Plate?” Day and help raise public awareness of the importance of choosing nutritious foods for a healthy meal. If you haven’t already joined the network, become one of almost 6,000 of USDA’s MyPlate Community and National Strategic Partners, all of which are committed to promoting a diet that reflects the latest recommendations in the 2010 Dietary Guidelines for Americans and highlights the message behind the new MyPlate food icon. Be sure to put MyPlate into action by taking a photo of your healthful plates to share on Twitter with the hash-tag #MyPlate. Read more »