FOCUS ON FRUITS, VEGETABLES: Produce group urges shift in Dietary Guideline `core'

May 1999
FoodService Director;05/15/99, Vol. 12 Issue 5, p8
Trade Publication
Reports that the Produce for Better Health Foundation has asked the Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee to consider placing plant-based foods at the core of the Dietary Guidelines. Testimony of the Foundation president Elizabeth Pivonka during public hearings held by the United States Department of Agriculture; Details on the advertisement of the Foundation which advocates the change to the guidelines for the Year 2000.


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