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Raise, Grow, Harvest, Eat, Repeat 2021

Hidden beneath the leaves, honeyberries produce small blue-purple fruits on a shrub.

Honeyberries are an early-season treat for berry lovers

Tasting the first local fruit before Memorial Day weekend was not something I expected to be able to do in Northern Illinois, especially as we have had colder May temperatures and are in the middle of an abnormally dry period with a need for rain. Yet, seeing the small blue fruits ready to be...
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