Fruit and Vegetable Resources

Harvest of the Month

Network for Healthy California.

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

Kids & Classroom

USA Pears.

Games, jingles and classroom activities related to pears.

Fruit and Vegetable Bulletin Board Resources

Provides ideas and printable materials for classroom or cafeteria bulletin boards.

Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Program: State and Local Resources

USDA. Food and Nutrition Service.

A showcase of the state resources for the Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Program. Includes menus, fact sheets, surveys and flyers.

Fruits & Vegetables Galore: Helping Kids Eat More

USDA. FNS. Team Nutrition.

Fruits & Vegetables Galore is a tool for school foodservice professionals packed with tips on planning, purchasing, protecting, preparing, presenting and promoting fruits and vegetables.

Fruits & Veggies More Matters™: Healthy Kids

DHHS. CDC. Produce for Better Health Foundation.

Includes a variety of online tools, educational resources and cooking tips.

Make a Rainbow at the Salad Bar Poster Make a Rainbow at the Salad Bar Poster

Food Family Farming Foundation.

Use this poster in your lunchroom to help educate students on the importance of eating a variety of fruits and vegetables.

There's A Rainbow On My Plate Curriculum

PMA. Produce for Better Health Foundation.

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.

Rainbow Days: A Food Services Student Activity to Engage Kids with Salad Bars (PDF | 1.80 MB)

The Lunch Box (Food, Family, Farming Foundation).

In this activity, students are challenged to create a “rainbow” on their tray with items from the salad bar.