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In-Season Fruit & Vegetable Recipes for June

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In-Season Fruit & Vegetable Recipes for June

We can’t be the only ones celebrating that our weekends can now include a trip to the farmers market to grab the best produce the season has to offer. The only thing better than the R&R that naturally comes with summer is the bounty of fruits and vegetables that comes with it. The colors, aromas, and flavors make each meal more and more delicious.

The first day of summer isn’t scheduled until June 21, but its produce is already coming in to season in many parts of the country. Eating seasonally offers many benefits, including supporting the local farmers and thereby the local economy, reducing the carbon footprint of your food because it travels less miles from farm to plate, and the flavor and freshness can’t be beat.

Here are the in-season fruits and vegetables for June, and a few recipes to help you enjoy them.

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12:07PM PDT on May 11, 2012

yummy ideas

9:00AM PDT on May 11, 2012

Thank you

6:55PM PST on Nov 23, 2011


9:11AM PDT on Jun 29, 2011 season fruits and vegetables...the right choice tks

4:27AM PDT on Jun 24, 2011

Thanks for sharing Brandi, good info!

2:36AM PDT on Jun 21, 2011

As a vegetarian, it's good to have variety, and the in season stuff is always the most affordable.

10:57AM PDT on Jun 18, 2011


1:51AM PDT on Jun 18, 2011

Yum, good stuff up there!

12:15PM PDT on Jun 16, 2011


4:37AM PDT on Jun 14, 2011

Thanks for sharing.

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