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When it comes to fruits and veggies, some rank higher than others when it comes to nutrient content. Find out what defines a true “superfruit” and why strawberries are highly recommended by health professionals as part of a healthy diet.

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Strawberry Salads

Because of their health benefits, flavor and overall appeal, strawberries
add vibrant color to almost any kind of salad. Not only that, they can add depth and
sweetness to enhance more traditional salad dressings.

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News - Strawberry News

My Trip to Strawberryland + A Giveaway!

Article Type : Strawberry News

After a magical trip to Santa Cruz, California last week, I’m back to tell you all about my time at the California Strawberries Farm Tour & Culinary Event! First, I want to thank the California Strawberry Commission for inviting me to visit Strawberryland.

Food Bloggers Tour California Strawberries

Article Type : Strawberry News

Right in the field and in catered dishes, 10 food bloggers got up close and personal with strawberry flavors and saw some of the challenges growers face in a tour hosted by the California Strawberry Commission.

Right in the field and in catered dishes, 10 food bloggers got up close and personal with strawberry flavors and saw some of the challenges growers face in a tour hosted by the California Strawberry Commission. - See more at: http://www.thepacker.com/fruit-vegetable-news/Food-bloggers-tour-California-strawberries-268139512.html#sthash.U8VtHJA8.dpuf

Suck Those Bugs Right Out of the Soil

Article Type : Strawberry News

I heard echoes of what consumers are asking about fresh produce as grower Rod Koda fielded questions from bloggers touring his Watsonville, Calif., strawberry field.

California Strawberries and Celebrity Chef Brian Malarkey Kick Off National Strawberry Month

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Chef Showcases How Just Adding Strawberries Can Create Unique Summer Recipes

To celebrate National Strawberry Month in May, the California Strawberry Commission partnered with celebrity chef and restaurateur, Brian Malarkey, to take classic summer dishes from ordinary to fabulous by just adding strawberries.

If we were a country, we'd be top of the world

Article Type : Strawberry News

We all know strawberries are big along the Central Coast; they jostle back and forth with lettuce as being the No. 1 gross value crop in Monterey County, and when they are No. 2, they’re a close second.

State of the Strawberry: California Strawberry Commission Releases Economic Report

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New Research Illustrates Statewide Community Impact of Strawberry Farming

Best Foods for Your Brain

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At a time of year when hectic can be used to describe most of our schedules, it’s important that we stay focused and remember all of the tasks that we need to accomplish. SupermarketGuru has pulled together some of our favorite brain foods (and tips) to help keep you sharp and not forgetting all of the items on your list.

California Strawberry Farmers Applaud Governor & Assemblyman Alejo for Their Leadership in Addressing Needs of State’s Immigrant Workforce

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California Strawberry Commission Underscores the Valuable Role

 Immigrants Play in Economy and Communities throughout the State 

EatingWell: Strawberries are health and nutrition powerhouses

Article Type : Strawberry News

"Eat your strawberries!" certainly isn't invoked as often as "Eat your spinach!" But it turns out that in addition to being juicy and delicious, strawberries may rival spinach--and most other foods--in health benefits. Here's what these mighty little berries can do...

The Health Benefits of Berries

Article Type : Strawberry News

One cup of strawberries (about 8 berries) has 50 calories, 3 grams of fiber and more vitamin C than a medium orange. They’re also an excellent source of fiber, folate and potassium. A study published in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition ranked strawberries third out of more than 1,000 antioxidant-rich foods. Strawberries also contain anthocyanins, which may help protect the nervous system and blood vessels.