This month’s Harvest of the Month is apples! There are over 2,500 varieties of apples grown in the US, however only a handful of varieties are commonly found in grocery stores today. How many varieties have you tried? Use the materials below to showcase apples this month.


apple poster


Video Transcript

Poster (18"x24")

Small Poster (11"x17")

Purchase Additional Posters

Cafeteria Bites

Classroom Bites

Harvest at Home

Newsletter Content & Social Media Posts


Menu Template 2020-21

Serving Line Sign

Table Tent - Print on 11x17


Illustration 1, Illustration 2

Afterschool Lesson

Common Core & Next Generation Science Standards

MSU Extension Food Fact Sheet 

Montana Heritage Orchard Map


Apple N Cabbage Slaw – Single Recipe CardPrintable 2 Recipe Cards

Cucumber Apple Salad – Single Recipe Card – Printable 2 Recipe Cards

Easy Applesauce – Single Recipe CardPrintable 2 Recipe Cards

Maple Apple French Toast Bake – Single Recipe CardPrintable 2 Recipe Cards

Additional Activities 

Coming soon!


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 K-12 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!