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The DOST-FNRI in collaboration with East-West Seed Company, Inc. (EWSC) is undertaking the Project Oh My Gulay! sa FNRI to address the declining consumption of fruits and vegetables.
Based on the results of FNRI consumption survey data, vegetable intake of Filipinos has been declining from 1978 to 1993 and slightly increasing from 2003 to 2013. The consumption of Filipinos for vegetables increased by four grams only, from 110 grams per capita per day in 2008 to 114 grams per capita per day in 2013.