USDA releases new plate icon to replace the food pyramid

2nd June, 2011 - Posted by Sammie Gann - 2 Comments

  (CNN) — The food pyramid has been dismantled in favor of a simple plate icon that urges Americans to eat a more plant-based diet. One half of your plate should be filled with fruits and vegetables, with whole grains and lean protein on the other half, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture. Low-fat » Read More