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The “Pink Slime” Debate

10:43 27 April in GreenMarket
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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
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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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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...

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CRA Awareness Month!

15:16 07 March in GreenMarket
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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
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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...