By Jason Tromblay. August 26, 2010.
Most people go to their local super market to buy citrus fruits such as oranges, grapefruits, tangerines, lemons and limes. They assume that their super market will have the best produce available for the season and that there are no real good alternatives unless you have time, energy and money to grow your own citrus garden of shrubs and small trees.
Yes your local super market has a colossal amount of citrus fruit options. Huge crates over flowing with your favorite colors and fragrances are very enticing especially since you can walk around the rest of the store to purchase your dairy products, canned goods, butchered meat, styling products and favorite magazines all in one place. But your local super market is certainly not the only place to buy fresh citrus fruits and awesome vegetables.
When was the last time you stopped at your local farmer’s market to pick up some fresh and most likely organic produce there? It is a great way to get some exercise, try local products and help out your own neighbors’ businesses. Or perhaps the local farmers market is inconveniently scheduled. So why do you not go to your local produce market to find the best citrus produce in season! These markets are not only generally cheaper, they are full of life and vibrant colors as well as a plethora of fresh organic smells and flavors.
If you are too busy to do any of these options, you can always get on your favorite web browser such as Google, Bing or Yahoo and type in and search for online citrus fruit delivery. Not only will you have an endless list, you will also have the option of choosing local or national companies to delivery your fresh citrus. Not everyone has the opportunity to live in Florida near some of the world’s best citrus orchards, so why not get the feeling of living closer and have some Florida oranges, limes, lemons, tangerines, mandarins, grapefruit, or pomelos sent directly to your door from theirs? You may not be able to go and pick the fruit directly from their shrubs and trees but you can certainly pick them from their website and have them delivered to your doorstep.
So next time you want to buy fresh citrus fruits, do not feel like your options are limited to your local super market. Try to visit your local farmers market or perhaps your local produce market. If you do not have the time or energy, there is always the option to have your favorite vegetables, exotic fruits and of course your favorite citrus fruits delivered to your door by purchasing your favorite items online. Which ever option you choose, enjoy the fresh and delicious taste of Mother Nature’s best!