The Center for Nutrition Policy and Promotion (CNPP), a Division of the U.S. Department of Agriculture, was established in 1994 to improve the nutrition and well-being of Americans. Toward this goal, the Center focuses its efforts on two primary objectives:
- Advance and promote dietary guidance for all Americans, and
- Conduct applied research and analyses in nutrition and consumer economics.
My plate is a resource to help individuals become and stay healthy. This initiative focuses on helping individuals keep track of their physical activity, and nutrition. It provides customized meal plans, and healthy recipes.