Featured Harvest

The Harvest of the Month Featured Produce is Tomatoes!

In season June, July and August

Nutrition Benefits

  • Low Fat
  • Low Sodium Content
  • Cholesterol Free
  • High in Vitamins A and C
  • Good Source of  Potassium

Fun facts

  • Tomatoes were thought to be poisonous until the nineteenth century.
  • Although, commonly mistaken as a vegetable, tomatoes are in fact a fruit.

Produce tips

  • Choose tomatoes that have a bright shiny skin and firm flesh
  • Store tomatoes away from direct sunlight at room temperatures
  • Use tomatoes within one week after they ripen.
  • Tomatoes taste best when they haven’t been refrigerated.

Source: Fruit and Veggies Matter More - http://www.fruitsandveggiesmorematters.org/