Delray Beach Tag


The “Pink Slime” Debate

10:43 27 April in GreenMarket

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....


It’s Florida Tomato Time!

16:39 12 April in GreenMarket, Vendor

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...


The Simple Way to Avoid Hidden Sodium

09:32 23 March in GreenMarket
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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...


CRA Awareness Month!

15:16 07 March in GreenMarket

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...


It’s National Sweet Potato Month!

10:57 24 February in GreenMarket

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...


Have You Read The Pineapple?

10:01 12 January in GreenMarket

By Paula Detwiller A new community newspaper has debuted in Delray Beach! The Pineapple is a free monthly publication dedicated to covering what’s happening in downtown Del ray—which includes, of course, the Delray GreenMarket! Pick up your copy at the market this weekend, or at other local...


Hot Tea for You and Me!

14:55 10 January in GreenMarket

By Paula Detwiller “There is no trouble so great or grave that cannot be much diminished by a nice cup of tea.”  - Bernard-Paul Heroux, 1900s Basque philosopher  There’s something very comforting about cradling a hot cup of tea in your hands on a chilly January day....