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In the Kitchen blog

In the Kitchen blog

Come join us “In the Kitchen” where we share tested recipes and expert tips for serving your family healthy meals every day!

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

12 Reasons to Love California Strawberries

Article Type : Strawberry News

You often here the term “farm-to-table” but not many folks have actually visited a farm or understand the flow-of-food from the farm to their table. I firmly believe that if I am going to discuss and write about healthy food, then I should follow the farm-to-fork trail.

Strawberries are the Superfruit Missing from Your Daily Diet

Article Type : Strawberry News

The California Strawberry Commission (CSC) today announced the results of a consumer survey exploring what, how and why Americans choose the fruit they eat for their day-to-day nutrition. According to the survey, most Americans have misconceptions about strawberries that may cause them to miss out on the benefits of strawberries in their daily diet. When asked for their preference between five common fruits (oranges, apples, bananas, grapes and strawberries), more than a third (36 percent) of respondents chose strawberries as their favorite. However, when asked which they consume the most, only 12 percent of respondents indicated strawberries as their most consumed fruit.

March Is National Nutrition Month: Time to Spring Into Health

Article Type : Strawberry News

Many of you are probably feeling guilty for indulging during the Holidays but here is another opportunity to re evaluate those New Year's resolutions. National Nutrition month is the perfect time to re-focus our health needs and kick-start our health goals.

Know Your Strawberry History

Article Type : Strawberry News

What is it about strawberries? The supermarkets place them front and center in the produce department. It’s a common fruit flavor selection in many prepared foods: strawberry ice cream, strawberry yogurt, strawberry milkshake, and even non-foods, like strawberry chewing gum, strawberry lip balm and strawberry air freshener.

Commission Update: California Strawberry Farmers Exhibit Commitment to Safety, Environment and Communities

Article Type : Strawberry News

For more than 50 years, California’s family strawberry farmers have exhibited a commitment to safety, the environment and their communities. In fact, the state’s strawberry farmers have pioneered global breakthroughs in organic, environmental and pest management practices – all of which have contributed to improved safety and reduced impact to the environment.

New Twists on Healthy Snacks (Seen @ FNCE!)

Article Type : Strawberry News

As a nutrition and health editor, I love to nerd out and learn about new food-related research breakthroughs and try new twists on favorite healthy foods. So I was more than excited to attend one of my favorite nutrition events of the year—the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Food and Nutrition Conference and Expo (FNCE)—in Atlanta this week.

8 Great Summer Foods That Are Good For You, Too

Article Type : Strawberry News

Farmers markets are brimming with beautiful, ripe produce for the picking, local foods are flooding the supermarket, and it's finally time for juicy berries and stone fruits to take center stage.

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.