"Like" us on Facebook

See This Week’s AdZone

Upcoming Events

GHS sports, civic groups, events, reminders and more.
View Full Page Calendar

Click a News Category:

Visit Gallatin R-5 Schools

Community Links

Check out various websites
for the Gallatin community.
Click Here

Get a map of Gallatin

Printer friendly descriptions:
City Map / City Profile

Filling my plate for a healthy eating plan

by Janet Hackert, Regional Nutrition and Health Education Specialist

For a long time the U.S. Department of Agriculture has been studying what Americans need to eat to be healthy and creating a symbol to illustrate their recommendations. On June 2, they revealed the newest symbol, MyPlate, to visually represent the 2010 recommendations.

This symbol has morphed over the years. From 1916–1930’s, there was "Food for Young Children" and "How to

Please subscribe or log in to access full content.

Leave a Reply