What Fruit Can Dogs Eat?

By: | Comments Off on What Fruit Can Dogs Eat? | On: January 17, 2022 | Category: Fruit Facts, Healthy Eating

Apple given to a dog

If Hale Groves has delivered fruit to you and your dog has given you That Look (you know the one!) while you’ve eaten it, you may be tempted to share. The question is, should you? The answer is yes – while dogs fall under the order Carnivora, they’re actually omnivores,... more

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Winter Fruit to Keep You Healthy

By: | Comments Off on Winter Fruit to Keep You Healthy | On: January 17, 2022 | Category: Healthy Eating

Winter Navels and Grapefruit

If you’ve ever ordered fruit baskets online – or had a fruit basket sent to you by a loved one – you know that fruit season doesn’t end with summertime. Far from it, in fact – in addition to winter citrus, there’s a wide variety of fruits available in the... more

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Why You Should Eat 5 Portions of Fruit Per Day

By: | Comments Off on Why You Should Eat 5 Portions of Fruit Per Day | On: January 12, 2022 | Category: Fruit Facts

5 fruits a day

Do you get your 5 A Day? Every time of year is a good time to order fruit from Hale Groves! The World Health Organization (WHO) recommends eating at least five servings of fruits and vegetables each day to help us stay healthy and well. Not only can making fruits... more

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What Fruits are in Season for January?

By: | Comments Off on What Fruits are in Season for January? | On: January 4, 2022 | Category: Fruit Facts

hale groves citrus

Looking to brighten up a dull winter’s day? There’s no better way than with fresh fruit! Colorful, delicious, and super-good for you (oranges and grapefruit are packed with immune-boosting vitamin C, a must for defeating colds and viruses), fruit is a great way to ease the winter doldrums, whether you’re... more

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Citrus Fruit Cutting Guide: How to Cut Your Fruit Safely

By: | Comments Off on Citrus Fruit Cutting Guide: How to Cut Your Fruit Safely | On: January 3, 2022 | Category: Fruit Facts

cutting citrus

There’s nothing like the taste of fresh citrus to brighten up a winter’s day! Whether you buy fruit baskets for your friends or you received orange gift baskets yourself this holiday season, you should keep in mind that there are many ways to enjoy Florida citrus in addition to eating... more

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A Look Inside the Groves – January 2022 Hale Groves Update

By: | Comments Off on A Look Inside the Groves – January 2022 Hale Groves Update | On: December 30, 2021 | Category: Grove Update

From the Groves: Honeybells are the orange-lover’s dream! This season we have one of the best crops that we have witnessed in years! These Honeybells are fragrant and bursting with juice! The harvest on these rare delicacies has begun and are being prepared to ship. These delicious treats are only... more

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Where Does Fruit Get Its Flavor?

By: | Comments Off on Where Does Fruit Get Its Flavor? | On: December 27, 2021 | Category: Fruit Facts

Did you get a sumptuous fruit gift this season? Fabulous fruit is wonderful – nutritious, low in calories, easy to eat, and – best of all – delicious! But where do the assorted fruits get their amazing flavor? There’s nothing more disappointing than finding a perfect apple, orange or pear... more

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New Year’s Fruit to Bring Good Luck

By: | Comments Off on New Year’s Fruit to Bring Good Luck | On: December 20, 2021 | Category: Fruit Facts, Gift Ideas

Looking forward to the new year? Let’s face it, many of us are – 2021 hasn’t brought us as far from 2020 as we might have liked! If you’re hoping for a more prosperous 2022 for yourself and your loved ones, you may want to choose gifts and foods to... more

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How to Can Fruit

By: | Comments Off on How to Can Fruit | On: December 14, 2021 | Category: Fruit Facts, Healthy Eating

Fresh fruit gifts are popular around the holidays, so there’s a chance you may not have to buy fruit for yourself for a while! Or will you? After all, that fresh fruit gift won’t last forever. If you’re worried you won’t be able to use your gift of fruit before... more

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How to Make Your Honeybells Last!

By: | Comments Off on How to Make Your Honeybells Last! | On: December 2, 2021 | Category: Fruit Facts

Buy honeybells

Great news – the season for Honeybell Tangelos is almost upon us! Never heard of Honeybells? It’s not surprising – their season is very short (just through January and February), which may mean that they’re unavailable in your local grocery. The good news is that you can by Honeybell oranges... more

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