Spring has offically arrived by the calendar's standards and the weather is even finally starting to feel that way. You know where else you can feel spring? Yup! In the produce isle at the grocery store. If you haven't noticed, take a few extra minutes the next time you're at the store. Take … [Read more...] about Can You Smell It? Spring Is Here!
Archives for March 2010
Last week I got the following question from a few consumers and thought it would make the perfect post for the week. Q. Retail onion prices have increased significantly in the last few weeks. Depending on what kind, prices have increased 30-60 cents/pound or more. Do you know why? A. The answer … [Read more...] about Why Did Onion Prices Go Up Recently?
Here are a few easy ways you can enjoy more of this amazing veggie at your house! By the way, if you're looking for specific recipes, check out the National Onion Association recipe page and their recipes of the month: · Raw onions have an unmatched flavor and crispness that beg to be part of … [Read more...] about Onion – THE Versatile Vegetable
Onion is a super veggie in its' own right, but sadly it is thought of as a flavor-enhancing condiment or appetizer, instead of a full-fledged vegetable. So, as a toast to creating a healthy lifestyle and to celebrate March being Nutrition Month, I wanted to share a few health facts about onions with … [Read more...] about March is Nutrition Month – Celebrate with Onions!