It looks like Goya is giving First Lady Michelle Obama and the Latino community a reason to start shouting “Goya, Oh Boy-a!” again.
Goya Foods is promoting USDA’s MyPlate, or MiPlato, which replaced the ancient Food Pyramid model we had learned to associate with healthy eating. MiPlato is a much easier way to remember the correct portion sizes you should have for each food group on your plate.
This collaboration between Goya Foods, USDA, and Michelle Obama’s Let’s Move! initiative promises to be a great way to help parents make healthy food choices for their families. Besides producing brochures, posters, and an official MiPlato cookbook, Goya will also develop lesson plans for 4th through 6th grade students, using frijolitos as education characters. And just when you thought beans couldn’t get any better!
Read more at The White House.