Featured Harvest

The Harvest of the Month Featured Produce is Strawberries!

In season April, May and June

Nutrition Benefits

  • Fat free
  • Sodium free
  • Cholesterol free
  • High in vitamin C and folate

Fun Facts

  • On average, over 200 tiny seeds on every strawberry
  • Strawberries can survive in a range of conditions and can grow in most places around the world
  • There is a museum in Belgium just for strawberries
  • Strawberries are a member of the rose family

Produce Tips

  • Choose shiny, firm strawberries with a bright red color
  • Caps should be fresh, green and intact
  • Do not wash strawberries until ready to eat
  • Store in refrigerator for 1-3 days

Source: http://www.fruitsandveggiesmorematters.org/