Week of August 5 - The popular Fruit-only Box is back with a twist this week! Box includes: (8) Apples; (4) Peaches; (1) Ice Box Watermelon and 1.5# Heirloom Tomatoes (they are a fruit!). All selections are from Alabama and Georgia.
3. For Fruits: Non-cherry stone fruits, avocados, tomatoes, mangoes, melons, apples, pears will continue to ripen if left out on a countertop, while items like bell peppers, grapes, all citrus, and berries will only deteriorate & should be refrigerated. Bananas esp ripen v quickly, & will also speed ripening of nearby fruits.
January 8, 2013 - This week's local box has Empire apples (VT), carrots (MA or Quebec), golden beets (MA), purple kohlrabi (NY), parsnips (MA), purple top turnips (MA), 2lb bags of red potatoes (ME), sweet potatoes (NH), watermelon radishes (MA), and yellow onions (ME or NY).