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Fruit & News of the Week: March 13th

THIS WEEK’S FRUIT: Moro Blood Oranges Frog Hollow Farm, Brentwood, CA Moros have a deep red flesh and tart flavor with a rind that tends to blush into hues of red. The Moro is a wonderfull orange for juicing or

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Farm Focus: Spring Stroll 2017

Kelly from Miss Bee Haven showing us bees on a frame

What a BEAUTIFUL day we had! Thanks to everyone who made it out.

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Fruit & News of the Week: February 20th

THIS WEEK’S FRUIT: Tarocco Blood Oranges Frog Hollow Farm, Brentwood, CA A beautiful orange to deep red flesh is revealed when you slice open a Tarocco. The flesh of the blood orange is firmer and more dense than an orange

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Fruit & News of the Week: January 2nd

THIS WEEK’S FRUIT: ┬áNavel Oranges Twin Girls Farm, Yettem, CA California Navel Oranges are considered to be the best Navels for eating out of hand. They have a thick skin that is easy to peel, are seedless and have a

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Farm Focus: From Blossoms

BY LI-YOUNG LEE From blossoms comes this brown paper bag of peaches we bought from the boy at the bend in the road where we turned toward signs painted Peaches. From laden boughs, from hands, from sweet fellowship in the

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    Fruit of the Week:
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    Frog Hollow Farm, Brentwood, CA
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  • Fruit & News of the Week: October 9th, 2017

    Fruit of the Week:
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    Frog Hollow Farm, Brentwood, CA
    A small pluot about the size of golf ball with deep purple skin and a golden flesh that…

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