DIY – Orange Peel and Yogurt Face Mask

By: | Comments Off on DIY – Orange Peel and Yogurt Face Mask | On: May 14, 2019 | Category: DIY

The vitamin C and minerals in oranges have been used for health and beauty for centuries. This Hale Groves Navel Orange Peel and Yogurt Face Mask will help your skin feel clean, refreshed, and clear so you can face the day with a sunny smile. Ingredients plain yogurt 1 Hale... more

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How to buy mangos

By: | Comments Off on How to buy mangos | On: May 8, 2019 | Category: Fruit Facts, Grove Update

Mangoes are one of the most widely consumed fruits in the world. This popular drupe is widely loved and enjoyed for its distinct sweetness. This “king of fruits” is one of the most popular summer fruits and there are many tasty ways to enjoy it. Mango Facts So, what is... more

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Are Georgia Peaches the Best?

By: | Comments Off on Are Georgia Peaches the Best? | On: May 8, 2019 | Category: Fruit Facts, Gift Ideas

Summertime is about to start and the season of mouth-watering peaches is to begin in conjunction with this fun-filled time of the year. The south boasts some of the best peaches you can ever find; fuzzy fruits with the right balance of sugar to acid ratio. If you eat sweet... more

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A Look Inside the Groves – May 2019 Hale Groves Update

By: | Comments Off on A Look Inside the Groves – May 2019 Hale Groves Update | On: May 1, 2019 | Category: Grove Update

The classic navel on the bottom of a navel orange is actually a secondary fruit formed within the navel orange itself. Testing the navels with a refractometer to check the Brix/sugar in the fruit. We do this in the field to verify it meets our quality standards before packing.  ... more

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Which gifts are best for Mother’s Day?

By: | Comments Off on Which gifts are best for Mother’s Day? | On: April 10, 2019 | Category: Gift Ideas

All the effort moms put into nurturing us to help us grow up right, while occasionally spoiling us during our birthdays and holidays is part of what makes them special. That’s why when Mother’s day comes, it’s only right to pull out all the stops and give her something meaningful... more

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DIY – Spring Tangelo Marmalade

By: | Comments Off on DIY – Spring Tangelo Marmalade | On: April 3, 2019 | Category: DIY

Making your own marmalade is easy and fun. Plus you get to enjoy and share this sweet treat. Hale Groves Spring Tangelos are the perfect citrus to make this tangy fruit topping. In this easy recipe, all of the thickening and cooking takes place before you put it in jars,... more

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A Look Inside the Groves – April 2019 Hale Groves Update

By: | Comments Off on A Look Inside the Groves – April 2019 Hale Groves Update | On: April 3, 2019 | Category: Grove Update

Picking one of our spring tangelos to test the sugar and acid levels. In this late maturing tangelo it’s important that we monitor the acid so we can harvest at the peak of maturity. This is when we reach the ideal sugar to acid ratio making for a delicious sweet... more

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What are the best fruit gift baskets?

By: | Comments Off on What are the best fruit gift baskets? | On: April 3, 2019 | Category: Gift Ideas

Many would share the opinion that spring is the most beautiful season. Various natural colors and scents of blooms make this season truly magical. The season also offers great flavors since it’s the time when some of the most popular fruits taste best. It’s a great idea to visit your... more

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Spring 2019 Gift Ideas

By: | Comments Off on Spring 2019 Gift Ideas | On: March 28, 2019 | Category: Gift Ideas

Wave goodbye to the icy cold weathers of winter and say hello to the fresh breath of spring! As snow melts, earth awakens and new plants bloom; it is no wonder spring is always thought of as the season of rejuvenation and re-growth. This March 21st, help your family and... more

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What are the different types of Navel Orange?

By: | Comments Off on What are the different types of Navel Orange? | On: March 27, 2019 | Category: Fruit Facts

Oranges are part of American’s daily diet, mostly eaten during breakfast, and they are consumed in various ways such as fresh fruit, orange juice, jams and jellies, and desserts. Without these sweet, tangy goodies our day would seem incomplete. The common orange cultivar that graces our home countertops is the... more

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