News — Cherry Juice Information

Feb 18
The Internet of Things and Cherry Prime. Both are the next generation.
February is National Cherry Month
Feb 08
Learn the history of National Cherry Month. Also check out this quick National Cherry Month Video
Aug 21

[caption id="attachment_927" align="alignleft" width="200"] Cherry_Juice_Fruit_Advantage_Cherry_Juice[/caption] The 2015 cherry harvest season has come to an end and until next year the fresh produce will not be available. In the meantime, all of the harvested cherries will be used to produce a number of different cherry-based products including tart cherry juice concentrate, cherry capsules, IQF (Individual Quick Frozen) cherries and cherry salsa, just to name a few. As many in the cherry industry are turning their attention to the production of this ruby-red super fruit, I would like to share another line of thought with you. This is the next best move for cherry juice. By...

Jun 24

Wow, it's almost tart cherry harvest. As we get closer to the harvest, we'll keep you updated on the overall production of this year's crop. As mentioned a few weeks ago, we had a freeze for a few nights during the vital blooming of the blossoms. The crops did lose some production, but we'll let spread the word as we learn more. In the meantime, we just completed our Traverse Bay Farms July 2015 catalog including our tart cherry products. In addition, we include some addition information in this edition of the our catalog. Here is a brief overview of what...

May 13

reat news the tart cherry blossom are out in full bloom! Every year starting toward the end of April until mid-May the countless tart cherry trees in Northern Michigan shed their brown color and lifeless branches and burst into beautiful white and pink blossoms. As the warm spring weather pushes the cold of Old Man Winter from the hills, valleys and orchards of Northern Michigan, life begins to sprout from the countryside. Check out these photos of just a small row of Montmorency tart cherry trees. [caption id="attachment_3209" align="alignleft" width="300"] Montmorency Tart Cherry Trees[/caption]               [caption id="attachment_3210"...

Apr 13
Pain Relieving Properties of the Tart Cherry
Jan 26

February is National Cherry Month. National Cherry Month is rich with history in both its origin and folklore. Check out these quick facts about National Cherry Month: National Cherry Month is in February because it includes President's Day and Washington's birthday. George Washington, that "alleged chopper of the cherry tree" is deeply rooted in President Washington's folklore. In fact, when asked by his father, who chopped down a cherry tree on family property a folklore was born. Young Washington replied, "I cannot tell a lie, I chopped down the cherry tree." We remember our 1st President by celebrating his birthday...

Nov 10

No matter where you live winter weather has its pros and cons to staying healthy. So let’s take a closer look at what it means to maintain a healthy lifestyle during the colder winter months. Pros of Staying Fit During the Winter Months: The Invigoration of the Cooler Air: The cooler weather in the morning or evening can be invigorating. There is something about enjoying a walk or run in the crisp, cool air. It helps to wake you up and even provide that extra motivation to get outside and feel it. However, one thing to keep in mind is...

Oct 24

Cherries are full of great stuff including the ability to enjoy great tasting tea, heating your home and more. Check out this great infographic on 6 Things You Can Do With Fresh Cherries. All of these ideas you can do right in your own kitchen. #1: Make cherry stem tea: Enjoying a warm glass of tea is a great way to relax in the evening. It's simple to make and enjoy. Place the dried cherry stems into boiling water for about 12 minutes. Remove the stems and enjoy the tea. In fact, starting next cherry harvest, we'll be offering bulk cherry...

Aug 15

Over the past few weeks we've had a number of current customers as well as new customers call us and tell us that Woman's World magazine wrote an excellent story on the health benefits of tart cherries.  It was the August 5th edition of the Woman's World that included the story. However, our local grocery store had already sold out of the August 5th edition so I didn't get a chance to buy the magazine locally. I contacted the customer service department at Woman's World magazine and they were kind enough to send me out a copy. The article was an excellent overview...

Sep 19
Learn how to get more sleep nightly when you drink a glass of tart cherry juice. Cherry juice is a natural source of melatonin.
Sep 13
No matter the time of year a flat stomach is just plain sexy. However, rather than following simple exercises to loss belly fat, many resort to starving themselves. While the results of crash diets may work in the short-term, although the benefits of long-term use is questionable, implementing simple exercises and adding a glass of cherry juice to your daily will help to build good weight loss habits and maybe even the loss of stubborn belly fat.