Category Archives: Vegetables

How to store fruit and vegetables

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What’s in your Veg Box this week (31A)? At the suggestion of a vegetable box customer, we are writing this blog post on how to store fruit and vegetables. The best way to have vegetables that last a long time, is to eat fresh vegetables. For example, corn is best eaten less than 24 hours […]

Winter Solstice: Seasonal Eating Gets Harder

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In the abundance of late summer, seasonal eating is a breeze. Don’t get me wrong, we miss peas, and broccoli can be in short supply. But berries and stone fruit are still lingering. Apples and pears are at their peak. Citrus is just starting to return. Tomatoes, eggplant and capsicum are still bringing their bounty. […]