Louisiana Harvest of the Month - Citrus

Carl Motsenbocker, Besse, Crystal

Fun Facts About Citrus!

  • In tropical climates, citrus skin remains green even when the fruit is mature.
  • Citrus leaves can be used to make tea and add flavor to cooked meats, seafood and other dishes.
  • One large orange provides more than 100% of the recommended daily intake for vitamin C.

Citrus Is Nutritious and Good for You!

  • Excellent source of vitamin C.
  • Good source of fiber.
  • Good source of folate.
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