Cranberries

Cranberries are a tart fruit that is native to the United States. Early indigenous people used these bright red berries for medicine and food. They taught the early settlers to…

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Apples

The origin of apples predates recorded history. ¬†Although there were probably native crab apple in the western world, apples as we know them were brought as seeds from Europe by…

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Peanuts

Peanuts, or groundnuts as they are sometimes called because they grow underground, are a favorite high energy food.¬† They have been popular in the U.S. since 1870 and are a…

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