Posts Tagged: Thanksgiving

An American original – the cranberry

Cranberries floating in a flooded bog

  Each year the United States produces a variety of fruits for commercial use. But did you know that there are only a handful of fruit options that are native to our lands? One such native fruit is the cranberry. Chances are that when you hear the word cranberry you think of seeing those little… Read more »

Five fun facts about Thanksgiving

A group of turkeys

  The Thanksgiving holiday season is upon us. Soon millions of Americans will be gathering with friends, family and loved ones to celebrate all that they are thankful for. What many people might not think about, though, is the important role agriculture plays when it comes to Thanksgiving. After all, it’s farmers who raise the… Read more »