The vitamin C in turnips enables their significant levels of iron to be absorbed, making them one of baby’s preferred first foods. Boasting an exceptional source of vitamin A and potassium, they are crucial for good health and development. Although they may cause gas if given too early, dietary fiber helps baby’s digestive system work properly. Pureed fruit complements turnips nicely for babies that tolerate them. Rutabagas are nutritionally the same. Did you know they were created by crossing a cabbage with a turnip?