nutrition education

Helping kids taste and explore food is one key component of Farm to Early Care. 

Click here for over 70 early care-friendly recipes using fresh produce! 

Want help with how to store produce? Check out storage tips here.

There are a wide range of activities and resources for early care - click the images below to learn more: 




Requires you to create a free log-in. Vegetable-specific lessons with great pictures. Easy to try one lesson and pick what works for your context. 




Comprehensive center curriculum - menus, family engagement ideas, etc. Created by our partners at IATP specifically for Minnesota. 





Comprehensive curriculum designed for CACFP providers. Different versions for home and center settings.


Vegetable-specific lessons - lots of different activities. 

Our own set of easy to use activities. Use them to supplement a larger curriculum, or just for ideas for specific food items. Editable documents to adapt to your setting.