COUNCIL HELPS KIDS GET A HEALTHY START

MADISON, Wis. -- Children and parents using the services of Head Start and other community agencies throughout the United States are learning about the benefits of eating more vegetables, under a program funded by the Canned Vegetable Council here.Teachers use the packet, lesson plans and games to give the children fun ways to learn about vegetables and shopping.Free copies of the materials are available

MADISON, Wis. -- Children and parents using the services of Head Start and other community agencies throughout the United States are learning about the benefits of eating more vegetables, under a program funded by the Canned Vegetable Council here.

Teachers use the packet, lesson plans and games to give the children fun ways to learn about vegetables and shopping.

Free copies of the materials are available by contacting the Canned Vegetable Council, PO Box 5258, Madison, WI 53705 or by telephone at 608-231-2250. The Council's Web site is www.cannedveggies.org.