Vegetarian Awareness Month

Healthful Choices for Vegetarian Families (PDF | 316 KB)

USDA. FNS. Team Nutrition.

Does your family eat vegetarian style sometimes or all the time? With smart food choices, your child can get all the nutrients he or she needs. You can do it, without much effort. This guide gives helpful suggestions for your vegetarian family.

Healthy Eating for Vegetarians (PDF | 361.83 KB)

USDA. Center for Nutrition Policy and Promotion.

This is part of the MyPlate Ten Tips Nutrition Education Series.

Variations in Meal Requirements

Learn how to prepare quantity vegetarian meals that your students will love!

Vegan and Vegetarian Recipes

Vegetarian Resource Group.

Provides a wealth of vegan and vegetarian recipes. Also includes a section with tips for introducing vegetarian food into institutions.

Vegetarian Journal's Food Service Update and Quantity Cooking Information (2016)

Vegetarian Resource Group.

Includes an online course in vegetarian cooking, excerpts from Vegetarian Resource Group's food service publication, quantity cooking resources, and a list of over 170 companies offering vegetarian foods for institutions.

Vegetarian Recipes

USDA. Food, Nutrition and Consumer Services.

From the What's Cooking? USDA Mixing Bowl.