Date Posted: Wednesday, February 6th, 2019

There are 25 Delaware family farms growing potatoes – red, yellow, and white, along with some specialty potatoes. No matter whether you buy your potatoes from the grocery store, on-farm market, or at a farmers’ market, there are a few tips you need to know to keep your spud from turning into a dud.


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Date Posted: Wednesday, February 6th, 2019

PrintUntil it came into favor a few years ago, kale probably was not something you thought of eating. Your only interaction might have been the pretty green garnish the chef put on your plate. Due to all the health crazes, kale has become one of today’s most popular green vegetables. Consumers can purchase kale at […]


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Date Posted: Wednesday, February 6th, 2019

Print Move over chicken nuggets because there is another finger food in town! Asparagus. Sitting politely in the very formal etiquette school that the Delaware FFA State Officers attend, I had my fork in my left hand and my knife in my right cutting my asparagus into bite size pieces. When I was done, I […]


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Date Posted: Wednesday, February 6th, 2019

PrintDelawareans and visitors alike enjoy shopping locally for Delaware Grown products. Plan your visit based upon your current location or design a day trip and explore Delaware agriculture. Try out our Delaware Grown interactive map for local U-Picks, Farm Stands, and even Wineries.


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Date Posted: Wednesday, February 6th, 2019

PrintLet’s keep the conversation going. If you have a question about Delaware Grown, would like more information, or even have a topic you would like to see covered, just drop us a note here.          


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Date Posted: Wednesday, February 6th, 2019

PrintHighlighting Delaware Grown fruits, vegetables, herbs, and honey, our searchable recipe collection is at your fingertips making cooking local easy and delicious.


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Date Posted: Wednesday, February 6th, 2019

PrintA friend of mine, Trish, told me that she avoids shopping at farmers’ markets. Honestly, she was a bit scared because it is nothing like shopping at her local grocery store. I encouraged her to visit a farmers’ market with me so I could show her how to shop. I picked Trish up early on […]


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Date Posted: Wednesday, February 6th, 2019

PrintYou might find your kids are more open to eating their fruits and veggies if you incorporate them into your visit to the local farmers’ market. Many parents find it a struggle when introducing children to new foods. The resistance can be even worse when the dreaded V-word, aka “vegetable,” becomes the topic of meal […]


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Date Posted: Wednesday, February 6th, 2019

Print  Buying locally produced agricultural products has gained substantial interest in recent years. For consumers, the benefits of buying local are an increased consciousness in healthier living, a desire to be more engaged in the community and sustain the local economy, and the reward of knowing they are purchasing the highest quality and freshness. So […]


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