Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act

On December 13, 2010, President Barack Obama signed the Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act, which aims to boost nutrition and taste in school food. The bill will give the government the authority to regulate nutritional standards of all food that is regularly sold in schools – including vending machines – and will offer more funding for… Continue reading Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act

What’s the Deal with CSAs?

Lately there has been an increase in buzz about CSAs. Even though they’ve been around for years, CSAs are just now becoming a more popular option for those of us who like to get fresh, local, organic food. So what exactly is a CSA? Community Supported Agriculture, or CSA, is a great way for you… Continue reading What’s the Deal with CSAs?

Oranges testimonial

Testimonial from Stephanie L.: “I tried  your oranges at ski club and all I can think about  is eating another one of those oranges. I never  knew oranges could be so delicious!!”

Update: ALS Bike Trek MN

The first organizational planning meeting for the ALS Bike Trek MN has just adjourned. The Trek will take place on May 21st, 2011, and the planning committee is getting geared up – and you should, too. Last year, FruitShare provided strawberries, oranges, apples and bananas riding to cure ALS. Our founder, Everett Myers, lost his… Continue reading Update: ALS Bike Trek MN

The Best Grapefruit I Have Ever Tasted

This morning I had Rio Star grapefruit from FruitShare for breakfast. In the past, I have not been much of a grapefruit eater, loading it up with sugar to make it eatable. But the fresh, in-season organic grapefruit that I had this morning was sweet and unbelievably juicy; I couldn’t imagine ever wanting to ruin it… Continue reading The Best Grapefruit I Have Ever Tasted