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Nuts and Health

Matthew Baron Healthy

Nuts are good for you. Today, we can state that flatly and without fear of contradiction. But, as recently as twenty years ago, we probably couldn’t have. In the 1980s, consumption of nuts in the United States started to slide. …

new jersey Fresh Fruit trucks

New Jersey Fresh Fruit Trucks

Matthew Baron Healthy

New Jersey Fresh Fruit In The Land Of The Deep Fryer Words By Jason Nark. Courtesy Of The Philadelphia Inquirer. In the land of deep fryers, where back bays flow with fudge and the ice cream rolls at you in …

Current Walnut Production Of Walnuts

Matthew Baron Healthy

oday, walnut growers in California are about as high tech as you can get. The nuts are ready for harvesting when the hulls start to split, usually starting as early as Sep­tember and continuing on until November. The nuts are …

macadamia nut production

Macadamia Nut Production

Matthew Baron Healthy

The macadamia is self-pollinating, although growers prefer the cross-pollination of closely planted orchards. The nuts are not shaken from the tree. They fall when they are ripe. They are swept up then brought to the processing plant to remove the …

Gayle Lanphier Dietitian

An Interview With Grace Of Ask The Nutritionist

Matthew Baron Healthy

Gayle Lanphier is the co-owner and co-founder of Sarah’s Sweet And Savory Snacks. On their product website they have a section called, Ask The Dietician. She is a Registered Dietitian and Nutritionist. Sarah’s Snacks Cafe And Market is located in York, PA. I …

Where peanuts come from

Where peanuts come from

Matthew Baron Healthy

The peanut plant probably originated in Brazil or Peru, although no fossil records exist to prove this. Bolivia And Paraguay also show signs of housing early peanut plants as well. It can be difficult to find exact records before writing …

Harvesting Black Walnuts

The Tradition Of Harvesting Black Walnuts

Matthew Baron Healthy

For centuries, the North American black walnut, was everywhere in the Eastern United States. Gathering the nuts was a Fall ritual for people who lived near the woods. But the walnut tree was also coveted for its wood, so much …