Details: This poster says at the top Food Guide Pyramids . It shows the food pyramid diagram with the food groups with daily guidelines and suggestions. On the right are three alternate food pyramids: The Asian, The Mediterranean, and The Vegetarian Food Guide Pyramids. This poster is great for a school or classroom.
The food guide pyramid, or food pyramid, and formally titled the Improved American Food Guide Pyramid is a nutrition guide published in 1992 by the USDA to replace the earlier food groups classification system. The food guide pyramid suggested optimal nutrition guidelines for each food category, per day, using a mnemonic graphic of a pyramid with horizontal dividing lines, to represent suggested percentages of the daily diet for each food group.