Category Archives: Talking About Tropicals
Fresh coconut is a delicious and nutritious source of fiber, vitamins, minerals, and amino acids. It’s also packed with calcium, potassium, and magnesium. Excellent for one’s immune system, fresh coconut helps fight harmful bacteria, viruses, fungi, and parasites. Coconuts help develop … Continue reading
Article from one of our retail customers, Brookshire Grocery Stores’ September circular “Celebrating Cooking”. Brookshires’ Produce Pick of the Month – Florida Avocados The tough outer skin reveals a smooth and velvety, nutrient-packed flesh inside. Native to Mexico, avocados are … Continue reading
Excerpts from an article in the Produce Retailer 4/12 edition written by Tom Burfield Growing Latino population can mean big business for your produce department With their burgeoning numbers in the U.S and their propensity for fresh fruits and vegetables, … Continue reading
Ripening stages of the Hardee SlimCado avocado Then you’ve bought yourself a Hardee variety. They’re only in season a few weeks a year, so enjoy while you can. The Hardee SlimCado is ready to eat starting at 50% red. If … Continue reading
The ukulele is $400. No papaya uke is available yet.