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Help your preschoolers eat fruits and vegetables

Preschoolers eat more fruits and vegetables when they are grown at home. Researchers surveyed over 1600 preschoolers and their parents on eating habits. What they found was that children with greater exposure to home grown produce tended to eat more fruits and vegetables. Gardening is one way to create a positive food environment?. To start a garden at home contact your local Cooperative Extension Office. United Press International 4/19/2007 Journal of the American Dietetic Association April 2007