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Are Bartlett Pears Sweet?

By: | Comments Off on Are Bartlett Pears Sweet? | On: September 17, 2020 | Category: Fruit Facts, Healthy Eating

Bartlett is also known as Williams’ Pear. The Bartlett Pear comes in two colors, red and green. The green Bartlett pear is the common Bartlett variety we see in grocery stores. Unlike other pear varieties, the Bartlett pear changes colors from green to golden yellow as it ripens. So are... more

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Do Bartlett Pears get soft?

By: | Comments Off on Do Bartlett Pears get soft? | On: August 27, 2020 | Category: Fruit Facts, Healthy Eating

Some fruits are harvested before they ripen on the tree. This process is applicable for pears, especially Bartlett Pears, because they become soft and easily bruise when they are ripe. They are harvested as soon as they reach maturity and are then left at room temperature to slowly ripen reach... more

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Are Mangos Okay for Diabetics?

By: | Comments Off on Are Mangos Okay for Diabetics? | On: August 26, 2020 | Category: Fruit Facts

As summer continues, many people find themselves craving sweet juicy mangoes. Some just can’t resist buying this King of Fruits in the nearest grocery store. Some Mango lovers even order them online or sign up for a regular supply of mango gift baskets. But many of us must be cautious... more

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How Many Calories Are in a Peach?

By: | Comments Off on How Many Calories Are in a Peach? | On: July 23, 2020 | Category: Fruit Facts

A medium-sized peach (150g) contains around 58 calories. Based on the information provided by the USDA, one small peach (2.5 inches in diameter (130g) contains approximately contain 51 calories. Other nutritional information (medium-sized peach) Protein: 1 gram Fat: less than 1 gram Carbs: 14 grams Fiber: 2 grams Vitamin C:... more

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Best Fruit Subscription for Pregnancy

By: | Comments Off on Best Fruit Subscription for Pregnancy | On: July 15, 2020 | Category: Fruit Facts, Healthy Eating

Congratulations! You probably just recently found out that you’re pregnant and ended up on this page searching for healthy and nutritious diet tips for expecting mothers. You may even want to sign up for a monthly fruit subscription, and want to know what fruits are good for both you and... more

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Are Mangos Good for Dogs?

By: | Comments Off on Are Mangos Good for Dogs? | On: July 1, 2020 | Category: Fruit Facts

So you love dogs. You love mangos as well. Know you want to feed your lovely dog with the mangos you love so much. You probably ended up here searching if you can feed them mangos and if they are good for your dogs. Well search no further, the answer... more

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When do Georgia Peaches Get Ripe?

By: | Comments Off on When do Georgia Peaches Get Ripe? | On: June 22, 2020 | Category: Fruit Facts

Summer Time in Georgia Means one thing: Peaches! Summertime is Peach Season in Georgia (May – September). They are grown for 16-18 weeks, with ripening starting in mid-May to early August. You can see local fruit stands selling different varieties of peaches, farms selling homegrown Georgia Peaches by the crate,... more

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Do Mangoes Have Vitamin C?

By: | Comments Off on Do Mangoes Have Vitamin C? | On: June 4, 2020 | Category: Fruit Facts

Health Benefits of mangoes

Mango is a variety of stone fruit like peach, lychee, and other fruits with a large seed inside. Mangoes are tropical trees cultivated in areas with warm weather conditions like the worlds’ largest fruit production state, Florida, USA. Mango season in Florida is between May and October, but generally the... more

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Are Peaches Good For You?

By: | Comments Off on Are Peaches Good For You? | On: May 29, 2020 | Category: Fruit Facts

Georgia is known as the Peach State in the US as Peach farming has been embedded in the state’s history. Peaches grow well in Georgia because of the warm weather and soil that is suitable for peach trees to grow. Georgia peaches are great to sweeten up summertime for everyone.... more

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What Types of Grapefruits Are There?

By: | Comments Off on What Types of Grapefruits Are There? | On: March 31, 2020 | Category: Fruit Facts

Grapefruits are considered to be one of the world’s most nutritious fruits and are a terrific source of vitamins, minerals, fiber, and other nutrients that can help the body stave off diseases and promote overall health. With varying colors and flavors, there will always be a Grapefruit to suit your... more

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