Saturday, June 30, 2012
July is Nutrition Month
The 38th Nutrition Month celebration will focus on vegetables with the theme "Pagkain ng Gulay Ugaliin, Araw-araw Itong Ihain".
The objectives of this year's celebration are to:
a) increase vegetable consumption as part of a healthy diet to address micronutrient deficiencies and non-communicable diseases;
b) promote vegetable gardening as a source of additional food and income; and
c) increase demand for vegetables to help local vegetable farmers.
Click here for the DepEd Memorandum no. 101 s. 2012