The First Lady Hosts Spring Planting At The White House Kitchen Garden

First lady Michelle Obama and local elementary school students planted a couple of rows vegtables in the White House Kitchen Garden. It has become a symbol for the first lady’s campaign against childhood obesity.

Pictured: U.S. first lady Michelle Obama (3L) plants seedlings with schoolchildren from Bancroft and Hollin Meadows Elementary Schools during the annual Spring Garden Planting event held in the White House Kitchen Garden March 31, 2010 in Washington, DC. Mrs. Obama sponsors the event to teach children the importance of eating healthy foods and to encourage children to spend time outdoors. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images).