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When is Ruby Red Grapefruit in Season?

By: | Comments Off on When is Ruby Red Grapefruit in Season? | On: August 15, 2016 | Category: Fruit Facts, Grapefruits, Indian River Fruit

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Hale Groves Grapefruit is one of the best-tasting and most healthful gifts in our entire collection. We offer three beautiful varieties—ruby red grapefruit, sweet red grapefruit and classic white grapefruit. Our Indian River grapefruit is sweeter and mellower than any grapefruit you have tried. The reason? Florida is the ideal... more

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11 People Who Want a Fruit Basket Now

By: | Comments Off on 11 People Who Want a Fruit Basket Now | On: June 28, 2016 | Category: Citrus, Florida Oranges, Fruit Baskets, Gift Baskets, Gift Ideas, Grapefruits, Holidays, Independence Day, Navel Oranges

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Have you ever given a fruit basket as a gift? I actually had never done so before because I did not know where to order reputable fruit baskets or which online companies I could trust. Last fall, however, I ordered my first fruit basket from Hale Groves—and I was hooked.... more

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5 Unique Ways to Use Navel Oranges

By: | Comments Off on 5 Unique Ways to Use Navel Oranges | On: April 20, 2016 | Category: Citrus, Florida Oranges, Healthy Eating, Navel Oranges

Florida Navel Oranges

Hale Grove Navel Oranges are amazing and tasty to eat plain as a snack, dessert or with breakfast, but they’re also a wonderful ingredient to use in recipes across the board. Here are some quick, easy and unique ways to incorporate Navel Oranges into your diet and dishes. 1. Breakfast... more

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Can Diabetics Eat Navel Oranges?

By: | Comments Off on Can Diabetics Eat Navel Oranges? | On: March 16, 2016 | Category: Citrus, Healthy Eating, Navel Oranges

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Have you ever asked your doctor can diabetics can eat navel oranges? If you love navel oranges and you’re a diabetic, you are in luck! According to the American Diabetes Association (ADA), oranges are considered to be a “diabetes superfood” and are on the ADA’s list as the “top 10... more

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Florida Tangerines, Honeybells & More

By: | Comments Off on Florida Tangerines, Honeybells & More | 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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Fresh Tangerine: Healthy Snack for Kids

By: | Comments Off on Fresh Tangerine: Healthy Snack for Kids | On: April 12, 2015 | Category: Florida Tangerine, Healthy Eating, Tangerines

The Florida tangerine grows in the rich soil of the Indian River County of the Treasure Coast. Tangerine varieties grown in this area are honey tangerines or murcotts, most popular for their sweetness. Others include the Sunburst and Dancy, which are also loved by children. Because the skin of a fresh tangerine... more

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Hale Groves: Sweet Florida Tangerines

By: | Comments Off on Hale Groves: Sweet Florida Tangerines | On: April 11, 2015 | Category: Florida Oranges, Grove Fresh Fruit, Honey Tangerines, Indian River Fruit, Robinson Tangerines, Tangelos, Tangerines

The Florida honey tangerine is cultivated and harvested by experts at Hale Groves. Surrounded by ocean breezes, they are in season for less than three months beginning in January. The mandarin tangerines fruit grows along the Florida Indian River and they are, hands down, the best in the state. Grown... more

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Tangerines Help Protect Against Cancer

By: | Comments Off on Tangerines Help Protect Against Cancer | On: April 11, 2015 | Category: Fruit Facts, Healthy Eating, Honey Tangerines, Robinson Tangerines, Tangerines

The news that tangerines can help protect people from cancer sounds a little too good to be true. After all, billions of dollars have been used for cancer research, and nearly everyone expects the cure or prevention for this disease to take the form of a complicated chemical medicine. Recent... more

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Tangerine Gifts the Whole Family Loves

By: | Comments Off on Tangerine Gifts the Whole Family Loves | On: April 11, 2015 | Category: Citrus, Citrus Gifts, Honey Tangerines, Robinson Tangerines, Tangerines

Treat your family to some exceptional tangerine orange fruit this spring! Of all the citrus fruit available on the market today, the Florida tangerine has excellent nutritional value and unbeatable freshness when delivered directly from the tree to your doorstep. Our Honeybells are a favorite choice. Did you know that... more

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Send Citrus Fruit Baskets for Long Shelf Life

By: | Comments Off on Send Citrus Fruit Baskets for Long Shelf Life | On: February 9, 2015 | Category: Citrus, Florida Oranges, Fruit Baskets, Gift Ideas, Grove Fresh Fruit

Health experts are constantly reminding their readers that eating more fruits and vegetables is crucial to maintaining good health and a citrus fruit basket can be an important component in this healthy lifestyle. How can premium fruit baskets help pave the way so that you and your family can enjoy... more

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