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Fuel up with fresh berries!

Our berries are packed with nutrients that support a healthy lifestyle. No matter your sport or activity, you can be #poweredbyberries!

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Berry Fun Facts!

  • Strawberries are the only fruit with seeds on the outside.
  • Blueberries are one of the only natural foods that are truly blue in color.
  • There are over 200 different species of Raspberry.
  • Blackberry leaves were used as an early hair dye. Boiling them in Lye solution created a substance used to help make the hair black.
  • Strawberries are a member of the rose family.
  • Native Americans called them star berries because there are five points on the blossom.
  • Raspberries are a member of the rose family.
  • Blackberries grow plentifully in the wild and are great for picking - but be careful! Their plants often have a great deal of thorns.
  • Strawberries are the first fruits to ripen in the spring.
  • Early American colonists made gray paint out of blueberries by boiling them in milk.
  • Raspberries can be four different colors: red, black, yellow and purple.
  • Blackberries are the most potent cancer-fighting berries and are full of antioxidants.
  • Over 53 percent of seven to nine year olds say strawberries are their favorite fruit.
  • July is national blueberry month because it is the peak of the blueberry harvest season.
  • Raspberries are the most fragile berries.
  • The Ancient Greeks believed blackberries prevented several ailments, including gout.

Fun & Games

Come on in for more fun and games, and even hang out with The Freshtastic Four!

The Freshtastic Four! - a cartoon blueberry, raspberry, strawberry, and blackberry
coloring activity sheet featuring the The Freshtastic Four

Our berries are FUN indeed! Download the free coloring activity sheet featuring The Freshtastic Four!

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