Best Corporate Gifts for Clients

By: | Comments Off on Best Corporate Gifts for Clients | On: July 23, 2021 | Category: Fruit Facts, Gift Ideas

Have you ever considered sending gifts to your clients at the holidays? Corporate gifting (AKA business gifting) is a great way to show your clients how much you appreciate their business. It’s also a great way to forge potential new clients, as corporate gifts can work far towards reinforcing your... more

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5 Gifts to Give to Someone Who is Grieving

By: | Comments Off on 5 Gifts to Give to Someone Who is Grieving | On: July 6, 2021 | Category: Gift Ideas

Giving food gifts to the bereaved goes back a long way (the term “funeral baked meats” was coined by Shakespeare, in fact). But why is that? There are actually two reasons why ordinary and gourmet food gifts are often made to those who are grieving. Firstly, when a death hits... more

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Best “Get Well” Gifts for Cancer Patients

By: | Comments Off on Best “Get Well” Gifts for Cancer Patients | On: July 1, 2021 | Category: Gift Ideas

Watching a friend or loved one go through treatment for cancer can be tough. You want to help, to be there, to show your support, but figuring out how best to do that can be bewildering. When you don’t live near the person facing the challenge, it can be even... more

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Are Bing Cherries OK for Dogs to Eat?

By: | Comments Off on Are Bing Cherries OK for Dogs to Eat? | On: June 28, 2021 | Category: Fruit Facts

You can always find some fruits (like apples and bananas) in your local grocery store, but the same can’t be said of fresh Bing Cherries – you can only find fresh cherries for sale for a few weeks each summer (Bing Cherries season is yet one more reason to look... more

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Are Georgia Peaches Good for Canning?

By: | Comments Off on Are Georgia Peaches Good for Canning? | On: June 24, 2021 | Category: DIY

Canning is a wonderful way to enjoy fresh peaches year-round! Canned peaches are excellent in baking recipes or added to yogurt and cereal for your morning breakfast. But which peaches are right for canning? Freestone Peaches vs. Clingstone Peaches You may already have known that there are many different varieties... more

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What Does a California Grapefruit Taste Like?

By: | Comments Off on What Does a California Grapefruit Taste Like? | On: June 21, 2021 | Category: Fruit Facts

Do you tend to think of grapefruit as a winter fruit? If you do, it’s not so surprising…many of our favorite citrus fruits are in season during the fall, winter and early spring months, including Navel Oranges, Tangerines and Ruby Red Grapefruit. But saying “sayonara” to winter doesn’t mean you... more

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A Look Inside the Groves – June 2021 Hale Groves Update

By: | Comments Off on A Look Inside the Groves – June 2021 Hale Groves Update | On: June 17, 2021 | Category: Grove Update

Our Valencia Oranges are at their peak of freshness! The Red Grapefruit have about a month left in their season. The Valencia Oranges and the Red Grapefruit are tasting very delicious this season! Order yours today! more

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Can You Eat the Skin of a Mango?

By: | Comments Off on Can You Eat the Skin of a Mango? | On: June 17, 2021 | Category: Fruit Facts

If you’ve been wondering when do mangos come in season, the answer is right now! Assuming you’re reading this in the summertime, of course – mangoes are a summer stone fruit, and a very tasty, tropical-tasting one at that. There’s nothing like the flavor of fresh mango in a salad... more

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Are Bing Cherries Sweet or Tart?

By: | Comments Off on Are Bing Cherries Sweet or Tart? | On: June 14, 2021 | Category: Fruit Facts

Someone has just had a bunch of fresh cherries delivered to your door, and you couldn’t be more surprised! Perhaps you didn’t realize it was cherry season. Perhaps the only cherries you’ve ever eaten have been the odd Maraschino kind in your drink or on top of a sundae, and... more

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Are Valencia Oranges Good for Juicing?

By: | Comments Off on Are Valencia Oranges Good for Juicing? | On: June 10, 2021 | Category: Fruit Facts

Are Hale Groves Valencia Oranges good for juicing? In our opinion (and Hale Groves has specialized in tree-ripened fruit for over 70 years), there are none better! We believe that, not only are Valencia Oranges good for juicing, they are the best oranges for juicing you can get. What is... more

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