What do Maine and Arizona have in common? O.k., besides our beloved snowbirds? If you answered, “veggies!!” pat yourself on the back. Maine and Arizona tied in Gallup’s Healthways Well-Being Index 2013 for 8th in vegetable consumption. 59.9% of our residents eat at least five servings of vegetables four days a week. Great work! Great taste!
Nearby Vermont claimed first place with 67.8% of residents eating five or more servings of vegetables four or more days a week.
Join us in helping to increase Maine’s vegetable consumption! Vegetables taste great and are so nutritious! Ayuh, veggies are a Maine thing.