Monthly Archives: July 2017

Florida starfruit will see increased yield in season’s 2nd peak

Excerpts from an article on the 7/17/17 Fresh Plaza website Carambola (starfruit) may be considered a rare tropical fruit by some, but it’s been growing well in the state of Florida for about 130 years. Brooks Tropicals will be entering into … Continue reading


Avocado toast ideas

Sure just mash and add a little salt, but when you want to be a little daring try these recipes. Double daring? Try the recipes with a Florida avocado called SlimCado. Lighter and nuttier taste. Click on images for recipes…


Millenial fad or trend – avocado toast

Excerpts from an article in the 7/13/17 New Yorker magazine written by Nathan Heller Avocado toast has gained an outsized following in the U.S. Although no hard statistics exist, one ventures that its popularity approaches that of standard sandwiches in … Continue reading


Your avocado bus awaits

Excerpts from an article on the Fresh Plaza website The World Avocado Organization (WAO) has decked out London buses and black cabs with its avocados. The avocado-green vehicles will be emblazoned with the #AvoBus and #AvoCab hashtags, encouraging passengers to … Continue reading


What is a SlimCado – and should my baby eat it

      Silversea® Luxury Cruises   Enjoy Spacious and Elegant Ocean view Suites. Plan your Exclusive Voyage.       Excerpt from an article on Home-Made Baby Food Recipes. At the end of last week we received an interesting … Continue reading