Most people have heard chocolate can kill dogs. It is true that chocolate can make dogs ill, and large amounts can kill them. According to the ASPCA, other foods that are harmful to dogs include raw meat and eggs, caffeinated drinks, dairy products, macadamia nuts, avocados, and even grapes and raisins. All of these have
Are blueberries safe for dogs to eat?
In an effort to create the perfect blueberry, researchers at The University of Florida's Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences (UF/IFAS) have been hoping to find out exactly what people want when they purchase them. As part of a three-year study led by Jim Olmstead, UF/IFAS associate professor of horticultural sciences, early surveys from last
Inhabitants of North America have been eating blueberries for hundreds of years, and only in recent decades has the consumption of blueberries spread to other continents. In fact, blueberries have become a global favorite, and demand is growing every year. In the US, blueberries have commonly been used in pies, pancakes & waffles, muffins, smoothies,
There is a little town northwest of Orlando, Florida called Oxford where you'll find a delightful blueberry winery called Whispering Oaks Winery. They have several wines such as Delightfully Dry, Blushing Blueberry, Mildly Mild, Sensationally Sweet, and Sassy Sangria. They are all blueberry wines, and they all cost $15. The folks at Whispering Oaks began
Theresa and Tom Gaffney live in Stockton Springs, Maine where they own and operate their organic blueberry farm, Highland Organics®. Over a decade ago, the farm's primary products were fresh and frozen blueberries sold directly to their customers. In 2004, a friend visited the farm in search of a National Science Foundation project. The friend
With so many blueberry farms in Florida producing the most beautiful and delicious blueberries there are, you can expect the blueberries will be used to make an unlimited variety of desserts, meals. sauces, drinks, and more. One of the favorite drinks where the blueberry has found yet another niche is beer. That's right! Many breweries