Official U.S.Department of Agriculture website featuring information on the new food pyramid, its 12 models geared to different people, online tools, and dietary guidelines.
LifeClinic: Food Pyramid
Offers the USDA food pyramid and advice how to use it as a general guide for making healthy food choices.
MyPyramid for Kids
Fun projects, games, and classroom materials for young children to help them understand and track their food choices.
USDA National Agricultural Library: Food Guide Pyramid Dietary Guidance
Find information and resources for the current USDA food guidance system, MyPyramid, from various cultures including Latino/Spanish, Native American and Asian. From the United States Department of Agriculture.
Scientific American: Rebuilding the Food Pyramid
January 2003 article examining the development of the original USDA food pyramid, its shortcomings, and efforts to improve it.
Dietary Guidelines for Americans 2005
Full text of the U.S. government report published every 5 years, with sections on weight management, physical activity, fats, carbohydrates, sodium, alcohol, food safety, and eating patterns.