Category Archives: weekly update
What are Cara Cara Oranges?
What are Cara Cara Oranges? They are a cross between 2 different Navels and were first discovered in the mid 70’s in Venezula. They are now largely grown in California. Cara Caras are sweeter, slightly tangy, and less acidic, with … Continue reading
The Vegetables and Fruits in Season this June
It’s time! More and more local fruits and vegetables are rolling in this month, and we couldn’t be happier to reconnect with our Washington farms. What’s in season for May and June: What’s happening in organic produce and farming: On … Continue reading
A Picture-Perfect Week at New Roots Organic
Hey New Roots Readers, Hope you’re having a great Friday so far! We know everyone is excited to get to their weekend, so let’s keep this short and sweet. First we want to say thank you, because with your help, … Continue reading
End of World, Will Go Organic?
TGIF everybody! We hope you enjoyed the sun and the fresh produce of last week as much as we all did at New Roots, but we’re glad our farms are getting the much needed rain these last few days (and … Continue reading
How to easily raise money for local schools (and clean out your closet)
There aren’t a lot of things that we like better than fresh local food, but after speaking with Seattle entrepreneur and mother Natalie Angelillo, we may have found a contender. Angelillo is the founder of Swopboard, an online community marketplace … Continue reading
Produce Spotlight: Watercress!
Hello all and Happy Friday! What better way to start the weekend off with than a look into a new item for next week? 😉 We are very excited for next week’s addition of Watercress. What is watercress? According to … Continue reading
Produce report: fantastic fall produce
Hello all and happy Monday! We’re starting the week off right with some of the best items in fall produce. Take a peek at what you should be expecting in your bins this week… Delicious and tender, red butter lettuce … Continue reading
Produce Report: EMPLOYEE FAVORITES
Hello all and Happy Monday! We are very excited for this week’s bins! so excited, in fact, that we just had to ech show you our favorite item! Meet the team and our favorites for the week! Do you … Continue reading
Produce Spotlight: Kale
Hello all and Happy Friday! This week, we really wanted to show some (more) love to thevery versatile green, Kale. We’ve given info about kale before, but it’s so awesome that we thought we would share more. Many people are … Continue reading
Happy Mother’s Day!
Happy Mother’s Day to all the Mom’s out there! I hope everyone will be enjoying this beautiful weather we are having this weekend, outside! I am not sure how many of you actually read the email I write each week, … Continue reading