Broccoli

Handful of broccoli

This green vegetable is delicious frozen or fresh, cooked or raw!



Pick a Better Snack (PABS) Fruit and Vegetable Fact Sheets

Iowa Department of Public Health.

Iowa’s Pick a better snack™ fact sheets provide nutrition facts, uses, varieties, origin, trivia, etc. for over 30 fruits and vegetables.


Harvest of the Month

Netwrok for Healthy California.

Newsletters and menu slicks for educators, families, and the community focused on a variety of fruits and vegetables.


Broccoli Recipes

USDA. NAL. Healthy Meals Resource System.

Quantity recipes containing broccoli from the HMRS Recipe Finder database.


Cooking with Fresh Vegetables: Focus on Broccoli (PDF | 2 MB)

National Food Service Management Institute.

Provides preparation tips, activities to conduct with young children, and teaching points about broccoli. From the Mealtime Memo for Child Care series.


Fruit and Vegetable Fact Sheets

University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension.

Set of 30 fruit and vegetable fact sheets with information about: nutrition, uses, description, varieties, and where first cultivated. Available in black & white and color.


Broccoli Fact Sheet (PDF | 444 KB)

Mississippi State University Extension Service.

This fact sheet provides growing information, food safety tips, nutrient information, mealtime ideas, fun facts, and ways to involve children in preparation. From One to Grow On: A Garden-Based Learning Program for Preschoolers.


Vegetable Posters (PDF | 6.13 MB)

Mississippi State University Extension Service.

Each of these 18 colorful posters features a different vegetable with simple facts for preschoolers. Page 3 contains a Broccoli poster. From One to Grow On: A Garden-Based Learning Program for Preschoolers.


Reasons for the Seasons: Broccoli (PDF | 408 KB)

University of California Cooperative Extension. Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources.

Handout includes nutritional benefits, serving tips, family meal ideas, shopping tips, preparation, and methods of handling and storage. Also includes family recipes and a coloring page.


Broccoli Clipart Food Clipart

Foodandhealth.communications.

Provides a variety of fruit and vegetable clipart images, for free use. Search for a fruit or vegetable to see all associated images.


Broccoli

Pennsylvania Nutrition Education Network.

Visitors to this web site can download and distribute newsletters, recipes, bookmarks, and other materials related to broccoli.


Vegetables for Health Series: Broccoli and Cauliflower

University of Maine Cooperative Extension.

This two page fact sheet includes facts about broccoli and cauliflower, information about nutrition, selection, storage and preparation. Includes two recipes with nutrition facts.