MyPlate and Historical Food Pyramid Resources

Choose My Plate icon MyPlate

USDA. Center for Nutrition Policy and Promotion.

Explore MyPlate, an easy-to-understand visual cue to help people eat healthy by building a healthy plate. MyPlate replaced MyPyramid in 2011.

Cooperative Extension and University MyPlate Resources

Discover creative and useful MyPlate publications and resources.

Vegetarian protein food sources MyPlate Resources Targeted to Specific Age Groups

Learn about nutrition for a variety of populations such as children, pregnant women and older adults.


USDA. Center for Nutrition Policy and Promotion.

Access MyPlate materials in Spanish.

MyPlate Food Groups

USDA. Center for Nutrition Policy and Promotion.

Learn about the five food groups that make up MyPlate. Click on each food group to learn more about it.

MyPlate e-Catalog

Society for Nutrition Education.

Search an online catalog of nutrition education tools/curricula that incorporate content from MyPlate and the 2010 Dietary Guidelines for Americans.

Ten Tips logo 10 Tips Nutrition Education Series

USDA. Center for Nutrition Policy and Promotion.

Find easy-to-follow food and nutrition tips on a specific topic in a convenient, printable format.

MyVeganPlate (PDF|2.56 MB)

Vegetarian Resource Group.

Discover guidelines for vegans based on MyPlate.

MyPlate Graphic Resources

Use these high resolution MyPlate icons.

Young Child Food Guide Pyramid Past Food Pyramid Materials

Explore information, resources, and images/grahics for previous versions of the Food Guide Pyramid.