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How to Make Grapefruit Part of Your Daily Diet

By: | Comments Off on How to Make Grapefruit Part of Your Daily Diet | On: July 11, 2014 | Category: Citrus, Citrus Gifts, Grapefruits, Healthy Eating

Americans know that they need to eat more fruits and vegetables, like healthy grapefruit, so why don’t more people make healthy food choices? For many people it’s a question of time and convenience. Busy with work, school, taking care of the kids and the other daily tasks that have to... more

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Fast Facts About Florida Oranges

By: | Comments Off on Fast Facts About Florida Oranges | On: July 11, 2014 | Category: Citrus, Florida Oranges, Fruit Facts

You already know that Florida oranges are packed with nutrition and taste great, but did you know that Florida oranges are some of the best in the world because of the unique growing conditions found in Florida? Florida oranges are more than just a delicious snack. They have a long... more

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Creative Ways to Decorate by Citrus Fruit Assortments

By: | Comments Off on Creative Ways to Decorate by Citrus Fruit Assortments | On: July 11, 2014 | Category: Assorted Fruit Baskets, Citrus, Citrus Gifts, Fruit Baskets, Fruit Gift Baskets

Fresh fruit arrangements and assorted fresh citrus fruit baskets are great gifts, but they are also great to have around the house as decorations during the holidays. If you have family and friends staying with you during the holidays having a citrus fruit arrangement centerpiece is a pretty way to... more

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Buying Fruit Baskets for Your Family – Great Way to Get Variety

By: | Comments Off on Buying Fruit Baskets for Your Family – Great Way to Get Variety | On: July 9, 2014 | Category: Citrus, Fruit Baskets, Fruit Gift Baskets, Gift Ideas

Fruit baskets are a great value for your money because you can get a wide selection of delicious fruit for one low price. If you have a family of picky eaters where everyone likes a different kind of fruit buying fruit baskets is one way to get a variety of... more

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Find an Affordable Fruit Delivery Company Online

By: | Comments Off on Find an Affordable Fruit Delivery Company Online | On: July 8, 2014 | Category: Citrus Gifts, Fruit Baskets, Fruit Gift Baskets, Gift Baskets, Gourmet Gift Baskets, Grove Fresh Fruit

The Internet is arguably the single most important invention since the airplane. Though some observers would scoff at such a notion, the truth is that the Internet has had a profound effect on human life. Sure, most users waste their time chatting and searching for pornography, but the internet does... more

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The Polly Hale Newsletter June 2002: Fun Facts About Citrus

By: | Comments Off on The Polly Hale Newsletter June 2002: Fun Facts About Citrus | On: July 7, 2014 | Category: Citrus, Fruit Facts

Following are fun facts about citrus fruits you probably did not know and some of them might surprise you: 1. The peel of an orange has the most vitamin C. Even if you don’t enjoy eating the peel, a medium orange has about 66 mg. of Vitamin C, which is... more

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Healthy Snacks: Temple Oranges

By: | Comments Off on Healthy Snacks: Temple Oranges | On: July 3, 2014 | Category: Citrus, Florida Oranges, Healthy Eating

A few years ago, the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) published a report that should have opened a few eyes on this side of the Atlantic. Among other things, the researchers found that Americans consume more calories than almost any other nationality. The final figure was 3,790 calories... more

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Bake Healthy Treats with Honey Tangerines

By: | Comments Off on Bake Healthy Treats with Honey Tangerines | On: July 3, 2014 | Category: Citrus, Florida Oranges, Healthy Eating, Tangerines

Honey tangerines come into season after the winter holidays, when it’s easy to get depressed by the cold weather and easy to fall of your post-holiday healthy diet. With less than one hundred calories per fruit honey tangerines are the perfect solution to both problems. Baking naturally sweet and relatively... more

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The Different Types of Grapefruit

By: | Comments Off on The Different Types of Grapefruit | On: June 30, 2014 | Category: Fruit Facts, Grapefruits

The grapefruit is a subtropical citrus fruit with a bitter to sweet tasting, which was originally named the “forbidden fruit”. Grapefruits have a yellow-orange skin and their insides are segmented and acidic, varying in color. The most popular varieties are White Grapefruit, Pink Grapefruit and Ruby Red Grapefruit and they... more

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