Carol Medeiros

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July 16, 2011 @ Whole Story
Known for their golden color and uniquely sweet flavor, Rainiers may be the ultimate cherries. Learn about the specialized care needed to cultivate these little gems.
November 16, 2010 @ Whole Story
Set your table with beautiful flowers while helping others. Learn how Whole Trade™ flowers translate into Gladys feeling respected with fair wages and opportunities for her family.
October 20, 2010 @ Whole Story
Fall is the peak time to enjoy this versatile veggie — perfect for baking, mashing, cubing and more. Easily stored in a cool, dry place for a month or more, stock up while butternut squash at its best.
October 13, 2010 @ Whole Story
Our Fall into Organics celebration is well underway, and our favorite pick for this week is Bartlett Pears. Known for their quintessential “pear flavor,” Bartletts are aromatic, sweet and juicy with a soft, smooth texture.
October 12, 2010 @ Whole Story
Whole Foods Market offers a quick introduction to the basics of organic farming. Learn some of the principles of organic agriculture, as well as hear from several farmers who choose to farm organically.
October 9, 2010 @ Whole Story
Calling all organic kiwifruit fans — this is an opportunity you don’t want to miss! Our friends at ZESPRI (the world’s largest marketer of kiwifruit) have a sweepstakes going on to win a trip to New Zealand!
October 6, 2010 @ Whole Story
Are you celebrating fall with organic produce? We are! Our favorite pick for this week is gala apples.
September 29, 2010 @ Whole Story
We love organic produce. And this fall, we are celebrating some of our favorite organic fall picks. Here’s the first: red grapes!
August 16, 2010 @ Whole Story
One of the best things about late summer is all of the wonderful fruits available: peaches, grapes, melons, berries, the list goes on and on. But as we head into the fall and the back to school season, you may be on the hunt for a tasty apple to add to those lunch boxes. It's a tricky time of year for apples as the selection of domestic fruit is limited and the new season has not quite started (unless you are fortunate enough to have a local supply that is already underway!).
July 4, 2010 @ Whole Story
Congratulations to Kati, Chantal, Rachel, Miriam & Rebecca! Thank you everyone who participated in this; your answers were alternately amusing, heartwarming and scrumptious! That’s right…a whole case of cherries! We’re giving away a case of cherries to five randomly selected winners and we want to know what you would do with a whole case of cherries.
June 18, 2010 @ Whole Story
Summer is here and one of our favorite things about summer is fresh cherries. Well, if you too are a fan of cherries, today may just be the best day ever to enjoy them! We are celebrating the season with a nationwide one-day cherry sale of $1.99 per pound. That’s right, June 18th only, fresh cherries are $1.99 per pound in all stores, all day long! Our team (from field inspectors to buyers to the team members in the stores) is working hard to bring you the tastiest fruit possible. Don’t miss this great opportunity to stock up!
May 1, 2010 @ Whole Story
At our office, we talk about flowers all year long, but this time of year it’s hard to miss all of the excitement reminding us that there is a holiday right around the corner.
April 11, 2010 @ Whole Story
Once in a while we have a new program in produce that is super exciting, and Whole Trade pineapple is one of those programs. First off, the fruit is delicious! But in addition to taste, there are plenty of reasons that we can’t stop talking about this fruit.