This month’s Harvest of the Month is Beets! Did you know the Romans were some of the first people to cultivate and develop beets for their roots as well as use them for feeding animals? Use the materials below to showcase beets this month.


beet poster

Poster (18"x24")

Small Poster (11"x17")

Purchase Additional Posters

Kitchen Bites

Classroom Bites

Harvest at Home

Newsletter Content & Social Media Posts


Menu Template 2019-20

Serving Line Sign

Table Tent - Print on 11x17



MSU Extension Food Fact Sheet


Beet and Sweets Heart Shaped Chips – Single Recipe Card – Printable 2 Recipe Cards

Big Red Roasted Beets and Barley – Single Recipe Card – Printable 2 Recipe Cards

Galina’s Very Berry Beet Smoothies – Single Recipe Card – Printable 2 Recipe Cards

Magenta Root Slaw – Single Recipe Card – Printable 2 Recipe Cards


Need ideas for how to conduct taste tests or a checklist to help guide you through Harvest of the Month throughout the year? Go back to the Early Care & Education Portal page for these resources and many more.


Have a great recipe, activity, or Harvest of the Month story? Share online and help us improve the Harvest of the Month program!