American Grown Citrus Fruit Gifts

By: | 0 Comments | On: May 27, 2015 | Category: Grove Update

Springtime in Florida is unforgettable thanks in part to the fragrance of sweet blossoms of orange, tangerine, grapefruit and other citrus trees perfuming the air. The Florida Department of Agriculture reports that Florida is the second largest top orange producer in the world, with Brazil ranking 1st place. Approximately 95... more

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When Are Rainier Cherries in Season

By: | 0 Comments | On: May 26, 2015 | Category: Cherries, Cherry Season, gourmet cherries, Rainier Cherries

In today’s world there are still a few things that must be patiently waited for, including the ripe taste of a fresh Rainier Cherry. In fact, depending on where you live, these types of cherries tend to be extremely limited during most of the year. Fortunately, you can easily buy... more

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Why Are Fresh Cherries Good For You

By: | 0 Comments | On: May 26, 2015 | Category: Cherries, gourmet cherries, Healthy Eating, Rainier Cherries

You have probably been told a million times before that cherries are good for you.  Truth be known, your mother was exactly right each time she tried to get you to eat them. If you were to receive delicious fresh cherries delivered, here’s a look at the top five reasons you... more

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How Are Bing Cherries Healthy For You

By: | 0 Comments | On: May 26, 2015 | Category: Bing Cherries, Cherries, Healthy Eating

The USDA-Agricultural Research Service Western Human Nutrition Research Center recently conducted a study and it was found that people who consume about 45 Bing cherries have been known to enjoy a reduced chance of enduring circulating concentrations of inflammatory biomarkers in their blood. Other research studies in the past have... more

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When Are Vidalia Onions Available

By: | 0 Comments | On: May 18, 2015 | Category: Georgia Vidalia Onions, Onions, Sweet Onions, Vidalia Onions

Sweet Georgia Vidalia Onions, which lack the kick and harsh taste that other summer onions have, are the perfect addition to any summertime and remarkably tasty dishes. Vidalias are considered to be among the most versatile vegetables available during the summer months and are one of Georgia’s prized crops, having... more

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Where Do Vidalia Onions Come From

By: | 0 Comments | On: May 12, 2015 | Category: Georgia Vidalia Onions, Onions, Sweet Onions

From the time when a farmer in the state of Georgia began growing Vidalia Onions in the early 1930s, consumers have prized them for their sweet, mild taste. It wasn’t long before other Georgia farmers began to include the popular onion among their crops, and the Vidalia Onion now holds... more

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Hale’s Non-GMO Citrus Fruits

By: | 0 Comments | On: May 9, 2015 | Category: Grove Update

Healthy Gourmet Fruit from Indian River, Florida Gourmet citrus fruits from Hale’s Indian River orchards are protected from pests with natural solutions, not with genetically modified organisms, or GMOs. Our citrus fruits are protected from disease by using natural predators or insects that control the population of damaging bugs attempting... more

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How Hale Grows Florida Tangerines

By: | 0 Comments | On: April 22, 2015 | Category: Grove Update

The perfect time to get your ripe Florida tangerines picked fresh for you by Hale Groves is from October through April during their harvest season. Hale Groves guarantee these extraordinary seedless tangerines are unlike any you’ve ever tasted or peeled before. Hale’s beautiful orchards are right along Florida’s Indian River,... more

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Growing & Harvesting Valencia Oranges

By: | 0 Comments | On: April 16, 2015 | Category: Grove Update

Florida Valencia Oranges are known to be one of the most delicious, and sweetest varieties of citrus anywhere in the United States. One of the reasons Valencia Oranges end up being so packed full of vitamins is the way they are grown, which is a little different from other oranges.... more

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Florida Tangerines, Honeybells & More

By: | 0 Comments | On: April 12, 2015 | Category: Florida Oranges, Florida Tangerine, Indian River Fruit, Tangerines

Spring is a celebration of nature as everything sprouts and flowers awaken with new life. This is our harvest time for some delectable citrus and sweet super foods like navel oranges, Ruby Red Grapefruit, and just picked from the trees fresh tangerines. Talk about awakening with new life, offering your family the... more

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