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Oct 15, 2020, 09:00 ET Four-Year Study Concludes That Drinking 100% Orange Juice Is Unrelated To Excess Weight Gain In Children & Teens

A growing body of nutrition research suggests that children and teens can benefit from regularly drinking 100% orange juice without concerns about...


Jul 23, 2020, 09:00 ET Heart Health Study Shows that 100% Orange Juice & Hesperidin May Help Lower Blood Pressure

More than 1.3 billion people worldwide suffer from hypertension, a leading factor in heart disease and mortality.1 A growing body of scientific...


Jun 24, 2020, 10:00 ET New study shows that children and adults who consumed 100% orange juice had higher-quality diets with more bioactive flavonoids and no negative effects on body weight

A new population based study1 published in Frontiers in Nutrition reports that the consumption of 100% orange juice was associated with multiple...


Mar 05, 2020, 08:00 ET New study reveals that 100% orange juice is just as good as sports drinks and water for recovery after exercise

A new study1 published in the Journal of Nutrition and Health Sciences reports that drinking 100% orange juice following exercise contributes to...


Mar 30, 2017, 09:07 ET Florida Department of Citrus highlights the peak of Gift Fruit season at grove stands across the state

The Florida Department of Citrus and its Gift Fruit shippers are offering consumers a wealth of experiences at citrus stands across the state, where...


Feb 11, 2016, 07:00 ET Focus on a healthy diet this cold and flu season

There are many tips on how to avoid cold and flu season: Wash your hands. Get a flu shot. Stop touching your face. This season, add what's on your...


Jan 07, 2016, 01:42 ET New Dietary Guidelines continue to support 100% Orange Juice

Released Thursday, the 2015-2020 Dietary Guidelines for Americans recommends consumers shift to a healthier eating pattern that includes more...


Jan 05, 2016, 07:00 ET Five Ways to Have a Healthier New Year

It's that time of year again when we make and try to keep resolutions to eat better and exercise more. But, often, we call it quits by mid-January....


Oct 07, 2015, 08:49 ET New program helps shoppers identify 100% Florida Orange Juice on store shelves

It should come as no surprise that America loves orange juice. Americans drink close to a billion gallons of orange juice every year and more people...


Feb 04, 2015, 09:00 ET Americans who blame winter cold for lack of energy may simply be eating the wrong foods

New research from the Florida Department of Citrus1 reveals that more than 60% of people in the United States blame rain and the cold winter weather...


Nov 13, 2014, 09:30 ET Florida grapefruit season forecast yields positivity

Florida citrus growers are optimistic after the first citrus crop forecast of 2014-2015 was released by the U.S. Department of Agriculture with...


Nov 13, 2014, 09:30 ET Florida grapefruit season is back!

With winter fast approaching, many might assume that the change in season also means the end of fresh fruits and vegetables until summer. This simply ...


Sep 17, 2014, 03:13 ET Florida Citrus Launches America's Newest Hero

Armed with super powers and a knack for making smart choices, the world's newest comic book hero is traveling from Florida to schools across the...


Aug 18, 2014, 09:00 ET Florida Orange Juice, Erin Andrews Bring Nutritious Twist To Tailgating This Football Season

Florida Orange Juice and Erin Andrews are helping football fans kick off the season with nutritious, Florida-inspired grilling and tailgating tips....


Feb 06, 2014, 11:59 ET Tyson Foods Launches Its First Breakfast Line with New Tyson® Day Starts™

Tyson Foods, Inc. (NYSE:TSN ) one of the world's largest processors and marketers of chicken, beef and pork, is adding a new line of breakfast items...


Feb 04, 2014, 08:00 ET Canadians aspire to be more adventurous in their culinary lives

Studies show that while many Canadians are adventurous when eating out nearly 90 per cent are reluctant to try new ingredients at home TORONTO, Feb....


Jan 29, 2014, 01:41 ET Citrus Agency Hails Governor's Commitment to Industry

Today officials from the citrus industry praised Florida Governor Rick Scott for citrus research investments included in his "It's Your Money Tax Cut ...


Jan 07, 2014, 09:00 ET Florida Grapefruit, Celeb Chef Fulfill America's Top Culinary Desires

Armed with insights from a savvy celebrity chef, a home kitchen is the perfect place for a new taste adventure – especially for people seeking new...


Mar 05, 2013, 11:29 ET Florida Department of Citrus Culinary Contests Seek Innovative Uses of Florida Citrus

Cooking enthusiasts turn to Florida citrus to add a burst of sunshine to recipes during winter months and now, they can put their culinary creativity ...


Dec 17, 2012, 09:55 ET New Research Suggests Drinking 100 Percent Orange Juice is Linked to Better Overall Diets and a Lower Risk of Obesity Among Adults

Orange juice may do more for your diet and overall health than you may think, according to results of a recently published study in Nutrition Journal....


Dec 13, 2012, 12:30 ET Florida Orange Juice Uncovers America's Top 10 Annoyances

Heavy breathers, slow walkers and loud neighbors are just a few of the top annoyances1 that irk Americans each day as discovered through a Twitter...


Apr 25, 2012, 09:07 ET New Research Suggests Grapefruit Consumption Associated With Lower Body Weight and Higher Key Nutrient Intake Among Women

New research presented this week at Experimental Biology (EB) 2012 suggests grapefruit may be a healthful choice for women striving to meet...


Feb 17, 2012, 08:00 ET Cravings and Confusion Over Calorie Intake Detract Active Women from Weight Management Goals, New Study Shows

Even for the wellness-minded woman, calorie counting, portion distortion and intense cravings can hinder the impact of an exercise regimen. According ...


Nov 01, 2011, 10:13 ET Research Suggests Orange Juice Evokes Positive Emotions

Americans have been enjoying the great taste of orange juice for decades, and now research suggests they may turn to this refreshing beverage for how ...


Oct 25, 2011, 01:25 ET New Research Suggests Drinking 100 Percent Orange Juice Is Associated With Improved Nutrient Adequacy and Diet Quality Among Children

Orange juice may do more for children's diet and overall health than you think, according to results of a recently published study in Nutrition...