With more people eating at home today getting the most out of your food budget is a top priority for most families. Eating fresh fruits and vegetables, grown locally is one alternative. Purchasing frozen veggies in bulk and portioning is another.
Some families even prepare and portion their fresh vegetables and freeze them to be eaten at a later date.
Check your local newspapers to find “Green Markets” or “Farmers Markets” that offer the best in locally grown fruits and vegetables, normally at a reduced price.
Carico International offers a complete line of products that can preserve your fresh fruits and vegetables and then prepare them in a way the entire family will enjoy.
Caricoʼs Waterless Cookware prepares fresh veggies quickly and effortlessly.
Caricoʼs Ultra-Vac Storage Containers help keep oxygen out and flavor in.
Caricoʼs Juice Extraction Systems is a powerful way to increase your energy and build your immune system.
For a list of tips, 30 Ways in 30 Days to Stretch Your Fruit and Vegetable Budget visit http://www.fruitsandveggiesmatter.gov/