This month’s Harvest of the Month is kale! There are over 50 varieties of kale, such as Lacinato Kale. Lacinato kale is also called dinosaur kale for its bumpy leaves that look like dinosaur skin! Use the materials below to showcase kale this month.


Choose Your Own Adventure Kale Salad – Single Recipe Card – Printable 2 Recipe Cards
Rawesome Kale Salad – Single Recipe Card – Printable 2 Recipe Cards
Best Kale Chips in the World – Single Recipe Card – Printable 2 Recipe Cards

Share your recipes with other HOM participants on the on the HOM Forum Recipe Share.


Additional Activities

Lesson 2: Farm to Plate – Dig In! Standards-Based Nutrition Education from the Ground Up – USDA Team Nutrition – Grades 5 & 6 


Need ideas for how to conduct taste tests or a checklist to help guide you through Harvest of the Month throughout the year? Go back to the K-12 Portal page for these resources and many more.


Have a great recipe, activity, or Harvest of the Month story? Share on the FORUM and help us improve the Harvest of the Month program!

HOM Kale Pasta