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fruitveggiesmoremattersNutrition: Education

Fruits and Veggies
More Matters



Fruit & Veggies-More Matters is the Next Generation of 5 A Day

Fruits & Veggies-More Matters is a health initiative created through a collaborative effort between the Center for disease Control and the Produce for Better Health Foundation.

This new campaign replaces the 5 A Day Program and reflects new dietary guidelines that recommend eating 9 servings of fruits and vegetables everyday. For more information about Fruits & Veggies-More Matters, visit the following links:

Fruits & Veggies More Matters
General information, planning, shopping, and cooking

National Fruit and Vegetable Program for Health Professionals
Research, legislative tools, Q&A, coordinator calendar, resources

Center for Disease Control
Tips and recipes

How to use fruits and veggies to manage your weight

Downloadable publications

National Agriculture Library
State programs, international programs, translated materials and resources for kids, parents, and teachers

Food and Drug Administration
Safe handling of raw fruit, vegetables, and fresh-squeezed juices

U.S. Department of Agriculture
Understanding Fruit and Vegetable Choices – Research Briefs

Updated Friday, May 29, 2015 at 02:12PM