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Everything You Ever Wanted To Know About Winter Squash

As the days get shorter and the weather forces you indoors for long stretches of dormant time, a regular dose of winter squash packs a healthy boost of blues-quelling B-complex vitamins. The most common varieties of winter squash include: Butternut squash, Acorn squash, Hubbard squash, Turban squash, and the sweet Japanese Kabocha squash varietal. Right [...]

It All Comes Down to Seeds and Land

If you’ve ever wondered how Growers Express — a Green Giant® Fresh grower — selects the seeds it uses for the crispy vegetables and produce you eat at home, and further, how is selects the perfect real estate to produce those products, take a gander at the following video: As you can see, David Gill, [...]

What You Need to Know About the 2011 Food Safety Act

How will the Food Safety Act of 2011 affect you and the food you choose to feed your family? For starters, the recent rise in food-borne illnesses and increasing public awareness of these issues has resulted in the largest revamp of our food safety system in 70 years. The Centers for Disease Control says that [...]