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8 Reasons why apples are good for you

By: | Comments Off on 8 Reasons why apples are good for you | On: February 16, 2018 | Category: Fruit Facts, Gift Ideas, Grove Fresh Fruit, Healthy Eating

When it comes to popularity, apples are considered to be one of the top fruit favorites across the globe. You can buy apples in any grocery store or fruit stand; or even order apples online to have gourmet apples sent right to your door. We all like apples not only... more

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When Are Peaches In Season?

By: | Comments Off on When Are Peaches In Season? | On: May 30, 2017 | Category: Fruit Facts, Growing Regions, Holidays, Independence Day, Peaches

At Hale Groves, we pride ourselves on providing the highest quality, juiciest, ripest fruit—and that includes our peaches. Store fresh peaches at room temperature and avoid storing in the refrigerator until they are fully ripe or becoming overripe. The delicious peach is known to have been around since the 10th century. Originated... more

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When are Valencia Oranges in Season?

By: | Comments Off on When are Valencia Oranges in Season? | On: December 29, 2016 | Category: Citrus, Florida Oranges, Fruit Facts, Gift Ideas, Valencia Oranges

The delicious taste of these gorgeous oranges will almost make you forget how healthy they are. Packed full of rich vitamins and minerals, these decadent fruits make an amazing juicy treat. Hale Groves’ Valencia Oranges are so full, bright and tasty that they require a bit more time on the... more

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When are Temple Oranges in Season?

By: | Comments Off on When are Temple Oranges in Season? | On: December 29, 2016 | Category: Citrus, Fruit Facts, Gift Ideas, Grove Fresh Fruit, Temple Oranges

Known as Hale’s “Queen of the Crop,” Temple Oranges are perfectly sweet and delivered bright and beautiful. These everyday oranges are eaten for any occasion: breakfast, snack or for juicing, and their easily sectioned flesh makes them great for use in salads or desserts. The bright and tangy flavor mixed... more

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When are Navel Oranges in Season?

By: | Comments Off on When are Navel Oranges in Season? | On: November 21, 2016 | Category: Citrus, Citrus Gifts, Florida Oranges, Fruit Facts, Gift Ideas, Grove Fresh Fruit, Healthy Eating, Holidays, Navel Oranges

Navel oranges are one of the most classic varieties of citrus available. Prized for their mild, sweet flavor and versatility, navels are so called because of their distinctive stem end which resembles a belly button! Peak season for Florida navel oranges is October through February, perfect timing for sending as... more

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When is Deep Red Grapefruit in Season?

By: | Comments Off on When is Deep Red Grapefruit in Season? | On: August 15, 2016 | Category: Citrus, Gift Ideas, Grapefruits

Every bit as sweet and seedless as its ruby red cousin, this bright, glowing variety delivers just as much juice and intense grapefruit flavor. Deep red grapefruit has a warm, crimson-blush outside, which adds depth and richness to the deep, dark red flesh inside. Deep red grapefruit is in season... 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

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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15 Favorite Ways to Enjoy Peaches for July 4th

By: | Comments Off on 15 Favorite Ways to Enjoy Peaches for July 4th | On: June 28, 2016 | Category: Gift Ideas, Healthy Eating, Orchard Fresh Fruits, Peaches

If you’re wondering where to buy fresh Georgia peaches, look no further than Hale Groves. Our hand-selected, fresh, juicy peaches are available now until July 29th—just in time for the hot summer season and Fourth of July celebrations. At Hale, we sell a 6-, 13- and 26-count box of fresh... more

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Gifts for Grads

By: | Comments Off on Gifts for Grads | On: April 25, 2016 | Category: Gift Ideas

Fruit gifts for grads: Cherries, Peaches, Mangos

What do you give to busy, on-the-go grads? The gifts of hand-picked fruit for good health. That’s because Hale Groves offers mangos, fresh cherries for sale and peaches online — all as portable as they are tasty — the perfect pairings for new scholarly adventures. Our Georgia peaches for sale... more

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Top fruits to serve at your Fourth of July picnic

By: | Comments Off on Top fruits to serve at your Fourth of July picnic | On: April 25, 2016 | Category: Cherries, Gift Ideas, Grove Fresh Fruit, Holidays, Independence Day, Orchard Fresh Fruits, Peaches, Rainier Cherries

Top fruits to serve at your Fourth of July picnic: Mangos, Cherries, Peaches

There’s nothing quite like Independence Day with friends, family and the colorful splash of seasonal fruit to make summer gatherings even more festive. Hale Groves offers the preferred way to enjoy fresh fruit… delivered directly to your doorstep from our orchards. Try these 3 ways to enjoy your Fourth of... more

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