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Harvest of the Month – October – Pumpkin Mac N’ Cheese

By: | 0 Comments | On: October 4, 2013 | Category : Harvest Of The Month

Harvest of the Month: October – Pumpkin By Melissa Vigdor What is the Pumpkin? October is upon us and it is finally beginning to feel like fall in Georgia. As the leaves start to change and Halloween approaches, pumpkins often come to mind. Whether it’s pumpkin soup, pumpkin bread or...

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Harvest of the Month – September Blackberries

By: | 0 Comments | On: September 1, 2013 | Category : Harvest Of The Month

Blackberries are Chris’s favorite fruit so I figured September was a good place to put them in because they are his favorite AND his birthday is September 1….The same as my Dad’s. Blackberries! By Barbara Bankhead To many of us, blackberries are a rather nostalgic fruit.  Memories are filled with...

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Harvest of the Month – August – Cucumbers!!!

By: | 0 Comments | On: August 3, 2013 | Category : Harvest Of The Month

Written by Melissa Vigdor What is the Cucumber? Cucumbers are long, green vegetables with smooth skin. Belonging to the Curcubitaceae family, the same plant family as melons and squashes, cucumbers are one of the most popular vegetables in the world. Cucumbers were originally discovered in India over 4,000 years ago...

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Harvest of the Month – Mangosteen

By: | 0 Comments | On: July 1, 2013 | Category : Harvest Of The Month

 Researched and written by Barbara Bankhead, GSU Dietetic Intern Are you wondering what a Mangosteen is?? Well, you are probably just hearing about it because it was banned in the US until 2007.  So, now, we welcome a new and interesting fruit to our list of superfoods. The mangosteen is...

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Harvest of the Month – Cantaloupe

By: | 0 Comments | On: June 7, 2013 | Category : Harvest Of The Month

Harvest of the Month: The Cantaloupe By Melissa Vigdor, GSU Dietetic Intern What is Cantaloupe? Cantaloupe is a large round fruit with a coarse tan-colored rind and sweet-tasting, soft light orange flesh. The cantaloupe melon is part of the Cucurbitaceae family, which also includes squashes, cucumbers and other melons. The...

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