Environmental Change

Initiative Description: Vinyl banner displaying vegetable characters that were fastened around the base of the salad bar; short television segments with health education delivered by vegetable characters; or a combination of the vinyl banner and television segments.

Study Results: Increased Fruit and Vegetable consumption.

Reference: Hanks, A. S., Just, D. R., & Brumberg, A. (2016). Marketing vegetables in elementary school cafeterias to increase uptake. Pediatrics, e20151720

Level of Evidence: 3 out of 5 stars Very Good