HOM Early Care & Education Portal
Welcome to the Montana Harvest of the Month Portal for Early Care and Education. The
portal contains all electronic versions of the materials, outreach materials, guides,
etc. The portal is only for registered HOM sites, do not forward this link to other
organizations or facilities. Please share this link with your site's team members. HOM sites should bookmark this page since it cannot be found through the site navigation.
Harvest of the Month for Early Care and Education is currently being developed and piloted. The program will be launched statewide September 2018. Funds for this project were provided by the Montana Specialty Crop Block Grant.
If you have any questions about HOM for Early Care and Education, contact Kei Matsunami at firstname.lastname@example.org or (406) 494-8672.
Whoa! The HOM Portal is for registered sites only, please only share this link with your team members.
Enter your lentil or chickpea recipes for a chance to win the Pulse of Montana Recipe Contest.
Welcome to the HOM portal for Early Care and Education, and thank you for participating in Montana Harvest of the Month!
Please ensure that you complete the Beginning of Year Survey within 30 days of registering.
If you were not able to attend the live introductory webinar, or wish to share this presentation with other team members, you can find the link to the 45 minute presentation under the “Trainings” section below.
Click on the images below to download each month's materials. Below is the 2018-19 calendar. Please note, the calendar will change in the future.
While we prefer that your site follow the calendar set each year, we do allow for sites to change the order of the calendar to fit their needs. Below are the archived materials that are not featured in this year’s calendar.
See Monthly Materials above for:
- Kitchen Bites
- Classroom Bites
- Harvest at Home
- Menu Template
- Newsletter Content and Social Media Posts
- Signs for the Serving Line
Share Your Story - Let us know about your successes, favorite HOM recipes, great activities, etc.
- If you are sharing photos, we prefer if you send signed USDA Photo Release Forms[BROKEN LINK] with them so we can use your photos to inspire others.
- Use #MTHarvestoftheMonth when posting your photos and stories about HOM on social media sites like Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, etc.
Logos - Colored logos for each month can be found under each month's section above.
Cooking with Kids Guide - coming soon
Cooking Cart Guide - coming soon
Upcoming and archived trainings can be found here.
Beginning of Year Survey - REQUIRED
Monthly Report Survey - REQUIRED
End of Year Survey - REQUIRED