This month’s Harvest of the Month is Brassicas!  There are 3700+ species of Brassicaceae, or the Brassica plant family, ranging from cauliflower to kohlrabi! Use the materials below to showcase winter squash this month.



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Small Poster (11"x17")

Poster (18"x24")Brassica poster

Purchase Additional Posters

Cafeteria Bites

Classroom Bites

Lesson materials

Harvest at Home

Newsletter Content & Social Media Posts


Menu Template 2020-21

Serving Line Sign

Table Tent - Print on 11x17


Illustrations: cabbage, broccoli, turnip, kohlrabi, wild mustard, bok choy, Brussels sproutscauliflower, and plant parts diagram

Afterschool Lesson - Coming soon

MSU Extension Food Fact Sheet


Winter Vegetable Soup with Noodles – Single Recipe Card – Printable 2 Recipe Cards

Gingered Cabbage Salad – Single Recipe Card – Printable 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.


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