Pittman & Davis September Grove Update

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We work daily to monitor the results of both our growing practices, and the unique patterns of each season. We are delighted to report that this year’s early spring bloom has produced a stunning crop of delicious Bartlett Pears. As the harvest season grows near, this mature Bartlett Pear tree... more

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Tips for Sending Delightful Gifts

By: The Pittman & Davis Team | 0 Comments | | Category: Gift Baskets, Gift Guidance

In many cultures gift giving is a tradition. On the most basic level, we give gifts because we enjoy doing so in certain occasions like anniversaries, birthdays, end of the year parties, dinner parties, graduations, retirement parties, and the like. Why send gifts? Gifts to Remember – When you need... more

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Where is Texas Grapefruit grown?

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Red grapefruit is synonymous to the great Texas grapefruit industry since it is home to the sweet, succulent ruby red grapefruit that augmented and gave life to the lackluster industry when the unwanted and unpopular acidic and acrid white grapefruit and pink grapefruit were still the most cultivated varieties. History... more

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DIY Pittman & Davis Bartlett Pear Baby Food

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When it is time to make your own baby food, Pittman & Davis Bartlett Pears are an excellent choice. Pears are nutrient-dense, so they have important vitamins, minerals, and fiber, but at the same time they are relatively low in calories. The Pittman & Davis Bartlett Pears nutrition, combined with... more

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By: The Pittman & Davis Team | 0 Comments | | Category: Mangoes

Today, there are more than 1000 mango varieties grown in the United States. However, these tropical fruits are still considered exotic and are seldom included in our must-buy-lists when we go grocery shopping or when going to farmers markets. Mango Fruit Mangos or Mangoes they actually mean the same thing,... more

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What are the best oranges for gifts?

By: The Pittman & Davis Team | 0 Comments | | Category: Fruit Baskets, Navel Oranges, Texas Oranges

When someone says citrus, the first fruit that comes to mind is a plump, juicy, sweet Orange that is delicious, flavorful and utterly refreshing. It could be because oranges are timeless fruits that are available in all four seasons. It may be because they symbolize happiness and determination. Or, perhaps,... more

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When are Texas Grapefruit in Season?

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Grapefruit, botanical name Citrus paradise, is a natural hybrid between a pomelo and sweet orange. It was first known as “the forbidden fruit” and was later called “grapefruit” due to its grape-like cluster when growing on trees. Texas Grapefruit History It is believed that the white grapefruit found its way... more

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What are Texas 1015 Onions?

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Gourmet onions are usually used as a base for numerous recipes in many different cultures. Onions, when sautéed, give dishes a rich umami flavor and subtle sweetness that adds depth and flavor to dishes making them more intense and complex. Onions also help tone down the harshest flavor compounds through... more

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What is the best summer fruit?

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Hot days, humidity, and rain are all indicators that summer is upon us. With the temperature rising each day, it is imperative that we pay attention to our health and fitness. But being healthy does not mean we have to say goodbye to tasty food. In fact, being healthy means... more

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Fun Facts about Mangoes

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What comes to mind when you hear the word tropic or tropical? I immediately think of the blue ocean, relaxing resorts, verdant forest and amazing fruit and cuisine. Mangoes or mangos are creamy, tasty and delicious tropical stone fruits (drupe) that belong to the flowering family plant genus Mangifera. It... more

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