Posts Tagged by FAPC
|March 31, 2015||Posted by Chris under Agriculture, Business, Education, Events, FAPC, Uncategorized|
The Tampa Bay History Center will feature a panel discussion regarding the history of Florida’s cattle industry. “Florida Cattle Ranching: Past, Present and Future” will feature panelists from some of Florida’s oldest and largest cow-calf ranching operations in the nation. Topics of discussion will include the history, economic impact and environmental aspects of the industry. […] continue reading
|March 25, 2015||Posted by Arlette under Advertising, Agriculture, Cooking, Events, FAPC, Healthy Eating, Nutrition, Produce, Recipes, Seafood|
There is a lot going on in Tallahassee this spring: Springtime Tallahassee, the Lemoyne Chain of Parks Arts Festival, garden tours, indoor and outdoor concerts and much more. So while planning your spring events, the “Fresh From Florida: On the Menu” promotion can provide some needed refreshment for your other Tallahassee experiences. This promotion features six Tallahassee […] continue reading
|September 19, 2013||Posted by Melissa under Events, Horticulture|
If you’re planning on attending Florida Nursery, Growers and Landscape Association’s The Landscape Show in Orlando today through Saturday, please stop by the “Fresh From Florida” island (booth #573) to meet Florida Agricultural Promotional Campaign members Bernardo Alzate Nursery, Brite Leaf Citrus Nursery, and NGM Productions. These “Fresh From Florida” companies will be displaying their […] continue reading
|January 16, 2013||Posted by Kechia under FAPC, News|
“Fresh From Florida” member Terra Dolce was featured on the ABC show “The Talk” last week! Check it out: continue reading
|August 10, 2012||Posted by Sarah under Agriculture, Cooking, Farms, Healthy Eating, Nutrition, Produce|
Fullei Fresh was founded in 1978 in Miami, FL and has been serving the Southeast US markets for over 30 years with their wide range of sprouts. It started as a bean and soy sprout manufacturer and has expanded to include alfalfa, broccoli, clover, crunchy mix, daikon, spicy, snow pea, sunflower, wheat grass, and the […] continue reading
|August 7, 2012||Posted by Kechia under Business, Events, FAPC, News|
Rigatoni Tuscan Oven and Catering will celebrate its ninth anniversary on August 18, 2012 at Rigatoni Restaurant Lounge & Catering located at 3437 W Kennedy Blvd, Tampa, FL from 6 pm to 8 pm. This celebration is free. Yes, you read it right: All Food & Drinks are FREE! Rick and Sonia Barcena will thank […] continue reading
|July 13, 2012||Posted by Kechia under Agriculture, FAPC, Produce|
The mango harvesting is on the way at The Old Pineland Mango Grove, Pineland, FL. Some of the mango varieties are the Smith and the Kent; both are Haden “offspring”. They also have Zills and a sprinkling of others. Mango fruit is a nutritionally rich fruit with unique flavor, fragrance, taste, and heath promoting qualities making it […] continue reading
The mango harvesting is on the way at The Old Pineland Mango Grove, Pineland, FL. Some of the mango varieties are the Smith and the Kent; both are Haden “offspring”. They also have Zills and a sprinkling of others.
Mango fruit is a nutritionally rich fruit with unique flavor, fragrance, taste, and heath promoting qualities making it a common ingredient in new functional foods often called “super fruits”.
Health benefits of Mangoes:
- Mango fruit is rich in pre-biotic dietary fiber, vitamins, minerals
- Mango fruit has been found to protect against colon, breast, leukemia and prostate cancers.
- Mango fruit is an excellent source of Vitamin-A
- Fresh mango is a very rich source of potassium.
- It is also a very good source of vitamin-B6, vitamin-C and vitamin-E.
If you are in the Fort Myers area, visit http://promisedlandmangoes.com/ for directions to the Sapp’s roadside produce stand.