September 19, 2016
One of the greatest joys of living in Central Pennsylvania is the opportunity to visit local farms, orchards and farmer's markets and pick your own produce.
In Season in Pennsylvania - Apples!
September 12, 2016
Apples are now in season! Pennsylvania apples are available in many varieties; they have a range of health benefits; and can be used in many different ways to add a tasty addition to meals and snacks.
Foodborne Illness and Listeria monocytogenes
September 6, 2016
The past few months has seen numerous recalls of food contaminated with the bacteria Listeria monocytogenes. This particular bacteria grows under refrigeration and is particularly harmful to pregnant women, newborns, children, elderly, and immune compromised individuals.
Enjoy Fresh Beets
August 29, 2016
Beets are plentiful this time of year. The most common variety is red beets, but other kinds include yellow beets, orange or golden beets, and Chiogga beets which have a pink and white striped flesh.