fruit

What’s With The Crappy Quality Of Fruit Nowadays?
Don't tell me it's the change of the seasons from summer fruit to fall fruit.  It doesn't matter what kind of fruit we've purchased lately or even from where, it spoils too fast and doesn't even taste right.  I actually asked Homie if our refrigerator is set at the…
Heated Debate: Rhubarb, Is It A Vegetable Or A Fruit?
This debate started innocently enough. My friend kept saying she didn't like rutabaga pie.  What the heck was that?  I thought maybe she meant a pastie.  She was obviously confused and after some discussion and much laughter we determined she meant rhubarb.  THEN, the debate…
UW-Extension Commercial Fruit Production School Starts January 27
This Commercial Fruit Production School is for existing producers wanting to improve their operation and for beginning producers looking to start a successful fruit business. The series involve six intensive sessions that are intended to provide you with an understanding of production and marketing …
My First Melon Purchase
It's another milestone in my adulthood.  I purchased a melon at the grocery store.  I seriously had never bought any type of melon fruit before May 31st, 2011.  I guess the reason is I was afraid I would pick a bad one.  After the avocado disaster of '10, I've been…