Leafy greens are this month’s Harvest of the Month! While there are hundreds of varieties of lettuce, there are four main types: butterhead (e.g., Boston, bibb), crisphead (iceberg), looseleaf (e.g., red leaf, green leaf), and romaine. Use the materials below to showcase leafy greens this month.

Materials

leafy green poster

Poster (18"x24")

Small Poster (11"x17")

Purchase Additional Posters

Kitchen Bites

Classroom Bites

Harvest at Home

Newsletter Content & Social Media Posts

Sources

Menu Template 2019-20

Serving Line Sign

Table Tent - Print on 11x17

Logo

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MSU Extension Food Fact Sheet

Recipes

Easy as 123 Smoothie – Single Recipe Card – Printable 2 Recipe Cards

Simply Snazzy Salad – Single Recipe Card – Printable 2 Recipe Cards

Sweet Potato Black Bean and Chard Stew – Single Recipe Card – Printable 2 Recipe Cards

Turkey Spinach and Apple Wraps – Single Recipe Card – Printable 2 Recipe Cards

Resources

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 and Education Portal page for these resources and many more.

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