Posted on 01/30 23:51 in Features
Most avocado aficionados have spent years perfecting their technique for figuring out if an avocado is truly ready to be consumed.Now, new fruit stickers from Freshmax in New Zealand have arrived to help produce amateurs determine an avocado's ripeness based on where its color falls on the spectrum.
Posted on 02/08 11:24 in Features
As far as fruit packaging goes, this is perhaps the least Earth-friendly one by far.A Hong Kong supermarket has come under fire from shoppers for carrying an elaborately packed single strawberry from Japan.
Posted on 02/09 21:16 in Features
Hey, whoever stole a sh*t ton of blueberries from a truck in Canada.The Hamilton Police Service is currently investigating a burglary in which $100,000 worth of blueberries (and some other fruits) were stolen out of a commercial refrigeration truck in Hamilton, Ontario, on Feb.
Posted on 03/23 16:40 in Features
In Sembikiya, Japan's oldest fruit shop, fruit is treated and sold like an elaborate gift.Although the way Japanese farmers grow these beauties is a secret, it was revealed that sometimes it takes 45 days to grow one strawberry and usually sell for 500,000 yen ($4,395) each.