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Massachusetts Cranberry Bogs Are In Crisis, Growers Say

ROCHESTER, Mass. (AP) — All is not well in cranberry country this harvesting season, the 200th anniversary of the world’s first known commercial cultivation.

In the birthplace of the industry, many Massachusetts growers whose families have tended bogs for generations are in “dire straits,” facing challenges that include rising production costs, decreasing crop values, changing consumer habits and increasing competition from other states and Canada, a recent task force report found. 712 more words


Strawberry and Rose Full Moon Summer Solstice, 2016

Throughout the day,
June’s full moon gathers energy
spawned in cascading clusters
of ivory ocean spray
and other wild land blossoms,
softly-fanned butterfly wings
and ripening strawberries. 97 more words


FREE Drinks - Mini CVS Haul

Last week my mom gave me her unused SS 4/17 insert, which included a BOGO free coupon for the 12.5 oz. bottles of Garnier’s new Whole Blend shampoo & conditioner… 454 more words


The Legend of St. Rick

photo from dinosaurdracula.com

These days it takes a lot for commercials to catch my attention.  Last month, however, Sprite’s “The Legend of St. Rick… 227 more words


Futuristic Cranberries & 1959 Cranberries

In the future, cranberries may be sweet enough to snack on without sugar, thanks to the efforts of biologists and geneticists at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. 48 more words

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Zin-ful Cranberries

My family never ate any cranberry sauce that was homemade.  In the preparations for Thanksgiving, someone was always assigned the task of bringing two cans of jellied and one of whole berry cranberry sauce.  336 more words