February 10, 2019, will be the first-ever World Pulses Day, a designated United Nations global event to celebrate pulses worldwide and continue the important gains made with the 2016 International Year of Pulses.
No matter where you are on the globe, here's a list of ways to celebrate World Pulses Day:
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- Promote sprouting pulses and their benefits. Learn more about sprouting your pulses on Instagram?
Own a restaurant? Create a special pulse dish and serve it on World Pulses Day February 10, 2019. Download or email the Foodservice Guide to Pulses to become a real pulse expert in the kitchen!
Working in school lunch? Create a meal with pulses. Place the attached poster so everyone can celebrate World Pulses Day with us. Here are recipes, curriculum, and tips and tricks for using pulses in school lunches.
Host a community dinner loaded with pulses. They are affordable, packed with nutrients, and filling too!
Learn More about Pulses
Unfamiliar with pulses? We can help! Brush up on your pulse facts. And share what you learned with a friend, colleague, or kids!
If you’re a Registered Dietitian, Nutritionist, or health professional, be sure to check out our resources for health professionals to get details on protein-rich and nutrient-dense pulses for your clients!
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