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Did You Know? Produce Fun Facts

Did you know that humans and bananas have 60 percent of the same DNA? That’s truly bananas.

Did you know that strawberries and raspberries aren’t actually berries, but bananas are? These are the fun facts you need to know to stump your friends in trivia and write in your kid’s lunch notes.

But wait! Before you read this, hop on over to the order page and place an order for this week’s box. This blog post will be waiting for you when you get back.

Here’s the order page: https://www.stlproducebox.com/whats-in-the-box/

Okay, you’ve ordered, right?

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So You Got a Bad Apple?

Not just an apple, but any produce that we send you that’s past ripe or a little questionable, we apologize. Let us explain how this happens.

While we definitely want to provide quality produce, since it’s all fresh, it’s hard to guarantee every single item is perfect. The more detailed we are at inspecting, the more times we have to touch your produce, and although we are a sanitary facility, we’d assume that the fewer hands on your produce the better. Part of what makes us different from other produce delivery services is the reduced amount of human contact your produce has in our facility, because each box is generally only packed by a handful of people (all of which are trained on how to do so in a sanitary way).

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