Tag Archives: Florida Grapefruit

Florida Orange Potpourri Adds Fragrance to Holidays

Don’t toss those orange peels in the trash! Turn them into fragrant holiday potpourri. Fun and easy to make, potpourri is a great family craft for kids old and young. Whip up a batch of our Florida Orange Potpourri and … Continue reading

Posted in Florida Citrus Recipes, Florida Grapefruit, Navel Oranges | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Eat Florida Grapefruit to Fight Holiday Weight Gain

From all of us at Florida Orange, we wish you and your family a happy, healthy Thanksgiving. Thanksgiving Day kicks off the first of the big three year-end holidays and the beginning of a month-long moveable feast. From the moment … Continue reading

Posted in Citrus Health Benefits, Florida Grapefruit | Tagged , | Leave a comment

No Need to Pucker Up for Florida Marsh White Grapefruit

If you pucker up when you hear the word “grapefruit,” you haven’t tried Florida Marsh White grapefruit. Sweet and mild with just the right touch of tang, Florida Marsh White grapefruit have a delightfully refreshing taste guaranteed to wake up … Continue reading

Posted in Florida Grapefruit | Tagged | Leave a comment

Cancer-Fighting Antioxidant Gives Grapefruit Their Pink Blush

Some people think we ought to stick a pink ribbon on every Florida Ruby Red grapefruit we sell, and not just because of the pretty pink color of the delectable fruit hidden inside their golden rinds. Packed with powerful cancer-fighting … Continue reading

Posted in Florida Grapefruit | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Beat the Heat with Refreshing Florida Grapefruit Spritzer

A preview of summer heat enveloped the Midwest this week. The record-breaking heat wave sent March temperatures soaring into the low 80s from North Dakota and Minnesota across the Midwest. The thermometer hit 85 in Chicago, a reading Windy City residents don’t … Continue reading

Posted in Florida Citrus, Florida Citrus Recipes, Florida Grapefruit | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

How Long Can I Store Florida Citrus Fruit?

At 10 years, Spam has the longest shelf life of any food, according to food scientists who are experimenting with high-pressure processing to create fresh-tasting food that could be stored for 3 to 5 years to feed astronauts, soldiers and … Continue reading

Posted in Florida Citrus, Florida Grapefruit, Florida Oranges, Honey Tangerines, Valencia Oranges | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Early Spring Hastens End of Florida Citrus Season

You can blame global warming or a fluke of nature, but last year’s unusually early spring accelerated the growing season for several varieties of Florida citrus fruit. Florida’s top citrus growers are predicting an early end to the season for Florida … Continue reading

Posted in Florida Agriculture, Florida Citrus, Florida Grapefruit, Florida Tangerines, Growers, Valencia Oranges, Weather | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment