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An Apple A Day Keeps The Athlete Okay!

An Apple A Day Keeps The Athlete Okay!  Written by our home.grown. friends at the New York Apple Association  You know apples are healthy and nutritious. You may not know that they can also help athletes go further by improving

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It’s home.grown. Hard Squash Season!

It’s home.grown. Hard Squash Season!   When it comes to autumn, no food represents the season like the colorful rinds and stout shapes of squash. We’re proud to source our hard squashes from local farmers here in the Northeast each

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National Coffee Day

National Coffee Day September 29th is National Coffee Day and we’re celebrating! Coffee has a surprisingly long history, and in honor of the holiday we’re looking to uncover all of the mysteries surrounding this beloved bean. We did some research

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September’s Hot Sauce of the Month: PICS Hot Sauce!

Hot sauce junkies, heat connoisseurs and spiciness fanatics: We’re comin’ in hot with our next monthly feature! Each month we’re bringing you fresh stories on a different sauce brand, sharing some flavor insights, stories behind the brands and more. Travel

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It’s Canning Season

It’s Canning Season! One of the best parts of summer is easy access to an abundance of fresh, homegrown fruits and vegetables. However, when the colder months roll around we are once again left deprived of these natural delights. Enter

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5 Ways to Enjoy Local Sweet Corn This Season

Homegrown sweet corn is one of our specialties and just one example of how we celebrate the flavors of the Northeast. We team up with a variety of Northeast farms to choose seed varieties that produce the most tender, flavorful