National Salad Month

Celebrate National Salad Month with Build a Salad Day

Oklahoma State University Extention.

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


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.


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!