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November's harvest: Tomatoes When are fresh Hillsborough County tomatoes available at local groceries and farm stands? October through December, and April through June What type of tomatoes are grown commercially here? Round and cherry tomatoes Where are tomatoes most commonly grown in...
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Hillsborough County farmers grow more than 60 crops. In this monthly feature we discuss a seasonal crop, grown locally and available fresh in area groceries. March's harvest: Zucchini Credit: Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Service Fun fact: A favorite way to enjoy zucchini is to...
January's Harvest: Cauliflower Fun fact: Cauliflower - yes, it actually is a flower - is a trendy food. Like eggplant, beans, and other versatile vegetables, it has a "meaty" texture and is delicious grilled or battered. It also can stand in as a mashed potato substitute, or be crushed to make...
February's harvest: Cabbage Fun fact: Cabbage has the fewest calories and least fat of any vegetable When is fresh local cabbage available at local groceries and farm stands? September through February What type of cabbage is grown commercially here? Chinese, green, red, savoy Where is cabbage...
Hillsborough County farmers grow more than 60 crops. In this monthly feature we discuss a seasonal crop, grown locally and available fresh in area groceries. When are fresh Hillsborough County oranges available at local groceries and farm stands? October through May What varieties of oranges are...
  How do ranchers raise cattle in Hillsborough County? Female cows are bred to produce calves, which then are grass-fed until reaching about 500 pounds. The young cattle are shipped to feedlots in Midwestern states, and fed grain until reaching market weight. What types of beef cattle are...
October's harvest: Cucumbers   When are fresh Hillsborough County cucumbers available at local groceries and farm stands? October through December, and April through June What types of cucumbers are grown commercially here? Fresh market Where are cucumbers most commonly grown in Hillsborough...
When are Hillsborough County caladiums available at local nurseries and big-box stores? Throughout the year. What varieties of caladiums are grown commercially here? Florida Blizzard, Florida Moonlight, Florida Whitewater, Florida Red Ruffle, Florida White Ruffle, and Florida Irish Lace. Where are...
OK, so demographically speaking, Hillsborough County residents of Irish decent don't drive our population numbers. But as luck would have it, Hillsborough County grows the one big ingredient that can bring out a bit of the Irish in all of us - cabbage (cabáiste in Gaelic). Hillsborough...
Fun facts: Mangoes are the most widely consumed fruit in the world. They are related to cashews and pistachios. When are fresh local mangoes available at local groceries and farm stands? May through October, depending on variety, with the highest production in June and July. What types of mangoes...
Homebrew Hillsborough July 27, 2018
The details Homebrew Hillsborough is Hillsborough County's monthly collaborative coffee networking for techies and entrepreneurs. We're taking the conversation to a community business resource near you and providing real-time relevant tech talks and tours. Come meet with others in our community...