What’s in your fruit bowl?
That’s the question being asked throughout the month of March. Kathy Stephenson with Pear Bureau Northwest says this is the third year they’ve held the #WhatsInYourFruitBowl social media effort.
“We’ve put some more information behind it to talk about the reasons why having a well-stocked fruit bowl is good for your family. So, the research we’re sharing talks about the habits that can be built with a family having a nice, well-stocked fruit bowl and how Americans are eating fewer and fewer fruits and vegetables, and that’s just something we need, as a produce community, to change.”
And it’s not just Pear Bureau Northwest that will be active this month.
“So, this effort is to work with a few other fresh fruit producers like the National Mango Board, California Avocados, we’re working with Harry & David, and all of these folks are chipping in to try and spread this word. It’s mostly a social media effort, but we also are working with some supermarket dietitians at a couple major retailers across the country.”
You can following the What’s In Your Fruit Bowl effort all month. Just use the Hashtag #WhatsInYourFruitBowl on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.
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