Monthly Archives: September 2009

Popularity of papayas catching up to mangoes

Excerpts from an article in the 9/7/09 The Packer by Abraham Mahsie This fall, tropical suppliers are betting papayas will garner some of the same interest and popularity that mangoes have. Increased volumes of two varieties…offer great taste and nutritional … Continue reading


Baby shower for Brittany

Yesterday the Homestead crowd had a baby shower for Brittany Morrow, Human Resources. Brittany is expecting a boy in two months.


Health benefits of fruits and vegetables

Excerpts from the UK’s Department of Health’s web site. I’ve ranted about the US government’s food pyramid before, so I won’t go into it again. Needless to say I find that the UK’s Department of Health is a much more … Continue reading