March 16, 2018

The Easter Bunny is Coming…

Easter is right around the corner. And that means Spring is too! Berries, salads, vegetables, and of course carrots! Lots and lots of carrots. Be sure […]
March 2, 2018

Organic Cucumbers… Now at J.E. Russell!

Now available at Russell are delicious organic seedless cucumbers from Great Lakes Greenhouses. See how they’re grown here. J.E. Russell Produce is a leading produce wholesaler […]
February 16, 2018

Avocados are (a) SUPER(food) and other fun facts about avocados!

Did you know that an avocado is a fruit? More specifically it is a single-seeded berry? Did you know that an avocado has roughly twice the […]
February 2, 2018

Tiny Microgreens Packed With Nutrients

Microgreens Have Up to 40 Times More Vital Nutrients Than Mature Plants THIS BLOG IS REPRINTED COURTESY OF WEB M.D. They may be tiny, but a […]
January 26, 2018

Packaged Salads and Organics are What Your Customers Want!

Consumers under the age of 40 are eating 52 percent more vegetables than those of the same age a decade ago. Meanwhile, casual-dining restaurant chains are losing […]
January 12, 2018

Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC) lifts romaine lettuce consumption advisory

On January 10, 2018, the Public Health Agency of Canada reported that an outbreak of Shiga toxin-producing E. coli O157:H7 infections (STEC O157:H7) they had identified was linked to romaine lettuce […]