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All our fruit from the farm straight to your local supermarket. The farm code tells you which farm produced the fruit you are eating. Just enter the 3- or 5-digit code to find out where your fruit came from and learn about the country and the people who grew and picked it!

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Lemons have been grown in the Mediterranean since the 1st or 2nd century. Christopher Columbus brought lemon seeds to the Americas where they were initially cultivated in Florida. Lemon trees can live and continue to bear fruit for as long as 100 years. Dole Lemon Cut-Up Fruit

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Vitamin C supports a healthy immune system Potassium helps maintain healthy blood pressure

Lemon

Make the most of your fruit! Learn how to select, prep, and protect your farm-fresh produce.

Pick

How do you pick ripe lemons?

When selecting lemons, choose those that are heavy for their size and bright yellow.

Prepare

How do you use lemons?

Lemons are among the most versatile and widely used fruits. The juice can be used in everything from dressings to marinades and beverages. The grated peel can be used to flavor sauces, foods and beverages too. They can also be cooked into pies, preserved into jam or candied.

Storage

How do you store lemons?

Lemons can keep for up to 2 weeks in plastic bags in the refrigerator.

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