Sweet, fragrant strawberries are a sure sign of summer! To capture that flavor all year long, look for frozen or dried strawberries.

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.

The Great Garden Adventure The Great Garden Detective Adventure: A Standards-Based Gardening Nutrition Curriculum for Grades 3 and 4

USDA. FNS. Team Nutrition.

Strawberries are grown and studied throughout the curriculum.

Strawberry Recipes


Quantity recipes containing strawberries from the USDA Mixing Bowl.

Grow it, Try it, Like it Grow It, Try It, Like It!

USDA. FNS. Team Nutrition.

Book 7 is all about strawberries! Lessons, recipes, and planting instructions are included. This curriculum is for preschool aged children.

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.

Strawberries Fact Sheet (PDF | 430 KB)

Mississippi State University Extension Service.

This fact sheet provides growing information, food safety tips, nutrient information, mealtime ideas, fun facts, and ways to involve children in preparation. From One to Grow On: A Garden-Based Learning Program for Preschoolers.

Close-up of Strawberries Agricultural Research Service Image Gallery


Provided as a complimentary source of high quality digital photographs available from the Agricultural Research Service Information Staff. Strawberry photos include:

Strawberries & More

University of Illinois Extension.

Excellent web site includes information about growing strawberries, selection and care, history, nutrition information, facts, and recipes that include strawberries.

Strawberry Information Center

Michigan State University Extension.

The center contains links to information, reference tools, publications and provides the opportunity to ask reference questions.


California Strawberry Commission.

Offers strawberry related activities and lesson plans, including a screensaver to download, gardening information, quizzes, games, fun facts, and more!