National Salad Month

May is National Salad Month!

University of Illinois Extension.

Tips for buying, storing, preparing, and eating salads. Also, includes a recipe for "Asian Chicken Salad" with a nutritional analysis.


Celebrate National Salad Month with Build a Salad Day

Oklahoma State University Extention.

Provides tips and tools for celebrating salad month in the classroom.


Best Practices: Handling Fresh Produce in Schools

USDA. Food and Nutrition Service; National Food Service Management Institute

A food safety guide to handling produce in schools to prevent foodborne illnesses.


Fruits and Vegetables Bulletin Board Resources

A list of resources to decorate your cafeteria and get the kids excited about eating their greens.


Fruits & Vegetables Galore: Helping Kids Eat More

USDA. FNS. Team Nutrition.

Tips for planning, purchasing, protecting, preparing, presenting and promoting fruits and vegetables in a school foodservice environment.


Salad Recipes

Find recipes for salads to make for you and your kids during National Salad Month!