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USDA Calls for Public Comments on Technical Support Data for Food Guide Pyramid

The U.S. Department of Agriculture today called for public comments on proposed revisions to the daily food intake patterns that serve as the technical basis for the Food Guide Pyramid.

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Backgrounder for Revision of Food Guide Pyramid Sept. 10, 2003

In 2000, USDA initiated a comprehensive reassessment of the Food Guide Pyramid (FGP), which was originally released in 1992. USDA has provided food guidance to the American public for over 100 years, and the Pyramid is the current graphic representation of this guidance.

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The Low-Cost, Moderate-Cost, and Liberal Food Plans: 2003 Administrative Report

The Low-Cost, Moderate-Cost, and Liberal Food Plans: 2003 Administrative Report