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...
OhioRed tomatoes packaged for shipping

Fresh, local tomatoes in March? We know what you’re thinking — there’s no way. But at NatureFresh™ Farms, located in northwest Ohio, tomatoes are in season all year long. Using state-of-the-art technology in their 45-acre greenhouse, they are able to produce a wide variety of OhioRed™ tomatoes that are available to purchase at Heinen’s just...
Cauliflower Crust Pizza

This recipe and photos were provided by Sally Roeckell of Table and Dish and were originally published at 365Barrington.com. With the popularity of eating gluten-free, eating clean, and detoxing our bodies from processed foods that can have harmful effects, there has been a quest to make quality food taste great too. One road block to eating clean and detoxing...
Heritage Reserve Navel Oranges

Have you ever wondered what an orange tasted like 50 or even 100 years ago? Would it have tasted like the oranges that we know today? It’s not too often, these days, that we're given the opportunity to enjoy a piece of fruit grown in orchards that were not only around, but thriving, that long ago. Our friends at LoBue Citrus are...