5 Reasons to Send Navel Oranges for Christmas

By: | 0 Comments | On: November 25, 2014 | Category: Citrus, Navel Oranges

When it comes to Christmas gifts each year, it can be a challenge to find the perfect one for everyone on your list. While young children are often fairly easy to buy for, as people age they tend to become more difficult when trying to find the type of gift... more

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Fruit Baskets are Meant For Sharing

By: | 0 Comments | On: November 25, 2014 | Category: Fruit Baskets

While many people seem to order a fruit basket during the holidays, there are actually many different times throughout the year that are the perfect occasions to buy one or more fruit baskets. Ordering a fruit basket takes a great deal of the stress of gift giving from you, especially... more

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Brighten Winter Days With a Gift of Sunshine

By: | 0 Comments | On: November 25, 2014 | Category: Fruit Baskets

It is much more difficult to get outdoors during the winter season. Fresh fruits and vegetables are not readily available for eating unless you know where to get them. One of the best ways to enjoy fresh fruit bursting with juice and nutrients is by buying fruit baskets from the... more

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Send a Healthy Fruit Basket

By: | 0 Comments | On: November 25, 2014 | Category: Fruit Baskets

Fruit is one of the healthiest foods on the planet and fruit baskets can easily provide you with a wonderful variety to choose from. It is no wonder that health experts continuously urge people to eat more fruits on a regular basis. Of course, their health benefits are not the... more

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America’s Favorite Orange — The Navel

By: | 0 Comments | On: November 25, 2014 | Category: Citrus, Navel Oranges

There is a reason why navel oranges are America’s favorite. The Florida Navel is a homegrown fruit that has its roots in the fertile soils of the Indian River region in Florida. With its tropical climate that is present year round, moderate rainfall and nutrient rich soil, this historic area... more

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Why You Should Include Florida Navel Oranges in Your Diet

By: | 0 Comments | On: November 25, 2014 | Category: Citrus, Navel Oranges

Living a healthy lifestyle has become a way of life for most Americans. We have learned that to stay healthy we need to eat food that is nutritious and exercise regularly. It is a good thing that the United States produces a variety of healthy foods. We can grow and... more

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A Visit to the Indian River Citrus Museum

By: | 0 Comments | On: November 22, 2014 | Category: Grove Update

If you are enjoying a visit in Vero Beach, Florida, then one place you should not miss is The Heritage Center and Indian River Citrus Museum. At the museum, you can revisit Vero Beach’s history and learn about the people who settled the area and founded the growing citrus fruit... more

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Brix and Acids: The Cornerstones of Citrus Flavor

By: | 0 Comments | On: November 22, 2014 | Category: Grove Update

Did you ever wonder how citrus growers develop specific tastes in their fruit? Oranges come in a range of flavors; some are more sweet and juicy, while others are more acidic. It is important to maintain a balance when growing oranges to keep them from getting too acidic or without... more

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Gift Citrus vs. Grocery Store

By: | 0 Comments | On: November 19, 2014 | Category: Grove Update

The gift of food can be a great idea, especially when you just don’t know what to get for someone who has everything. With so many people watching what they eat, however, it can be hard to know what and where to buy the gifts. Fortunately, citrus gifts are a... more

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Hard to Find Premium Citrus Varieties

By: | 0 Comments | On: November 19, 2014 | Category: Citrus, Honeybells

Sometimes finding your favorite citrus fruits at a local grocery store can be challenging. Most grocery stores and produce markets only carry the basic citrus varieties, such as oranges, lemons, limes and grapefruits. However, if you are looking for something unique and less common, such as Florida Honeybells Oranges, you... more

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