Fresh peaches can be distinguished from nectarines by their "fuzzy" skin. Canned and frozen peaches make a delicious alternative to fresh all year long.
PeachesAgricultural Research Service Image Gallery
USDA. Agricultural Research Service.
Provided as a complimentary source of high quality digital photographs available from the Agricultural Research Service Information Staff. Peach photos include:
USDA. NAL. Healthy Meals Resource System.
Quantity recipes containing peaches from the HMRS Recipe Finder database.
California Cling Peaches- School Food Service
California Cling Peach Board.
Provides quantity recipes for breakfast, lunch, dinner, and dessert, as well as a school kit, fun facts about peaches, and various activities for children.
Provides a variety of fruit and vegetable clipart images, for free use. Search for a fruit or vegetable to see all associated images.
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.
Fruits and Vegetables Lesson: Peaches (PDF | 435 KB)
University of Georgia.
Lesson plan for older adults teaches the health benefits of peaches, how to choose, store, cook and prepare them. Includes handouts, worksheets, activities, recipes and references.
What Fruits & Vegetables are in Season?
Produce for Better Health Foundation. Fruits and Veggies More Matters.
Discover what fruits and vegetables are available in each season of the year.