The Pichuberry® is now available through the USDA’s Fresh Fruit & Vegetable Program.
The FFVP Program an important tool in our efforts to combat childhood obesity. The Program has been successful in introducing school children from across the country to a variety of produce that they otherwise might not have the opportunity to sample. The various partnerships that state agencies have developed in the public and private sectors, as well as the dedicated work of school administrators, have contributed to the overall success and acceptance of the program. FFVP follows and supports the Institute of Medicine’s recommendations to provide healthier snack choices in schools.
If you are a school administrator and/or principal and would like to request Pichuberry® products be introduced to your school, please send us an email using the contact form below.
Also, please visit the USDA website for more information on the USDA FFVP Program.