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Find your GreenMarket Favorites All Summer Long!

14:17 31 May in GreenMarket, Vendor by cra

By Paula Detwiller   It’s been less than three weeks since the Delray Greenmarket closed for the season, and already you’re craving Taspen’s gluten-free granola bars, or Pascale’s Blueberry Lavender Jam. No worries! During the off-season, you can purchase items from many of our GreenMarket vendors online....

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The “Pink Slime” Debate

10:43 27 April in GreenMarket by cra

By Paula Detwiller For the last two decades or so, our hamburger meat has been “beefed up” with filler made from ground-up, ammonia-treated beef scraps, sinew and connective tissue.  Formally known as boneless lean beef trimmings (BLBT), the food industry says it’s wholesome, safe and delicious....

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It’s Florida Tomato Time!

16:39 12 April in GreenMarket, Vendor by cra

By Paula Detwiller Did you know that fresh, ripe, juicy tomatoes are harvested from every growing district in Florida at this time of year, and shipped across the U.S.? That’s why April is National Florida Tomato Month, in recognition of our state’s large, high-quality crop. More than...

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Easter Bonnets Are for Pets!

15:48 29 March in GreenMarket by cra

The Delray GreenMarket will host its 11th Annual Easter Bonnet Pet Parade on Saturday, April 7, 2012.  Registration will begin at 9:00 am on the front lawn of Old School Square, 51 N. Swinton Avenue.  A suggested donation of $2 per registered pet will be...

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The Simple Way to Avoid Hidden Sodium

09:32 23 March in GreenMarket by cra

By Paula Detwiller Do you know how much salt you consume daily? As the federal government pointed out recently, the foods we eat often contain a lot more sodium than we realize, even when they don’t taste particularly salty! For example: 1 packet Quaker instant oatmeal, maple...

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CRA Awareness Month!

15:16 07 March in GreenMarket by cra

by Paula Detwiller Have you ever wondered who’s in charge of the Delray GreenMarket? Sure, we all know that GreenMarket Manager Lori Nolan is in charge, but who does she work for? The answer is the Delray Beach Community Redevelopment Agency (CRA). If you’ve been around Delray Beach...

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It’s National Sweet Potato Month!

10:57 24 February in GreenMarket by cra

By Paula Detwiller Seems natural, doesn’t it, that the same month we celebrate love and romance is also National Sweet Potato Month? This healthy root vegetable is easy to adore, offering a rich abundance of Vitamin A, a significant amount of Vitamin C, and enough fiber...

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“The Stinking Rose” Takes Center Stage

17:18 10 February in GreenMarket by cra

By Paula Detwiller What flavors your food like nobody’s business, boosts your immune system, and keeps vampires away? Garlic, of course! And if you love garlic, the place to be this weekend is the 13th annual Delray Beach Garlic Fest, Friday evening through Sunday at Delray’s Old School...