Wednesday, September 25, 2013

Save Money! Buy Produce in Season

Autumn is here! The leaves start falling, the breeze is cooler, and the afternoon weather is comforting.  What really makes autumn amazing is the food.  Do you know what type of fruits and vegetables are in the autumn season?  NO! Don't worry, this produce list will help you out. Remember buying in season always saves you money.

Autumn Fruit
  • Apples 
  • Grapes
  • Pears
  • Rasperries
  • Watermelon
  • Pumpkin
  • Squash
Autumn Vegetables
  • Beets
  • Broccoli
  • Cabbage
  • Garlic
  • Green beans
  • Lettuce
  • Mushrooms
  • Onions
  • Peppers
  • Radishes
  • Sweet potatoes
  • Carrots
  • Brussels Sprouts
  • Chard
  • Eggplant
  • Cauliflower
  • Kale
Herbs
  • Parsley
  • Rosemary
  • Thyme
  • Sage
Talk with your local farmer or produce manager to help you select the ready to eat produce.