Monthly Archives: June 2017



Road Trip Forecasts
We’ll Soon be Swimming
in Local Berries

A quick update from the road to sweeten the upcoming holiday. I visited Dan Gunkel of Gunkel Orchards near the Maryhill Winery along the Columbia River yesterday. Dan had harvested some of his Robada apricots Tuesday and I wanted to read more
June 29, 2017
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Joe Talks Avocados
on Radio Podcast

Looking for the inside scoop on avocados? Check this out! Once again, I join Tastes of Bainbridge host Bob Ross in the new Media Arts & BCB Studio at the BARN on Bainbridge Island to discuss the current produce scene. This was recorded read more
June 26, 2017
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Berries Slow to Start
But Worth the Wait

While summer is slow in arriving, I did love that warm Memorial Day weekend. Warm, sunny and dry was long overdue this year. Speaking of warm and sunny, what about local berries? I visited berry-growers in Skagit Valley about a read more
June 6, 2017
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