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This page is intended for Parents of Preschool Children.

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This Month - At Your Child's Site!

Summer Squash

  • Summer squash is a warm-season crop
  • Zucchini is the most popular type of summer squash. It can be found in dark, medium, and light green colors as well as yellow-orange
  • Other summer squashes include: yellow straightneck, yellow crookneck, and scallop squashes.
  • They are a good source of fiber, vitamin C and vitamin B6.
  • Eat them raw, steamed, baked, or grilled

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