Local Farm Report Fresh Veggies

What can possibly be better than tasty, fresh local produce? Organic local produce! Jon's Organics Farm, Greenfield Farms (read more here) and Geauga Family Farms all provide us with tasty organics so you can feel extra good about your salads, side dishes and whatever else you're cooking up with local produce this summer. Currently we have...

Cheese and charcuterie are incredibly versatile. They can serve as a simple snack or an elegant dinner party appetizer. Although cheese and charcuterie are perceived to be among the fancier of appetizer options, they are also perfect for relaxed get-togethers. So, as we enter barbecue season don’t forget that an ice cold craft beer is...
Local Farm Report Fresh Veggies

Sweet corn is still going strong this week, thanks to Witten Farm, located in Lowell, Ohio, who provides us with this flavorful summer favorite this time of year. And new this week we have beets, tomatoes and several varieties of cabbage. Did you know that around mid-summer a large portion of our produce section is locally grown? Look for...
Local Farm Report Fresh Veggies

Summer is officially here and we couldn't be more excited! We love the warmer months for so many reasons: picnics, gatherings, vacations, and an abundance of locally grown produce! This time of year brings so much fresh-off-the-farm goodness that your Heinen's Produce Department is practically transformed into a local Farmer's Market thanks to our close...
Local Farm Report Fresh Veggies

It’s finally June, and that means local produce is starting to fill the aisles at your Heinen’s. Ohio and Illinois farms are beginning to harvest their early-season crops and things are looking very green with lots of lettuce, kale and more. It’s the perfect time for fresh summer salads! We’ll be keeping you updated on...
NatureFresh Greenhouse Education Center

It’s that time of year when greenery abounds. For NatureFresh Farms, though, summer lasts for 365 every year. That's because they operate from a 130-acre farm in Leamington, Ontario full of greenhouses and have 45 more acres in Delta, Ohio (learn more here.) Greenhouses are crucial to their growing, allowing them to grow consistently flavorful vegetables...