Plated Earth

Episode 56 – Food Fable: Mangoes

Episode 56 - Food Fable: Mangoes

Plated Earth Food Fables are original short historical fiction stories about produce and its ability to connect people, culture, and history. This Food Fable shares several examples of the mango’s role in folklore and theology in both India and the Philippines, focusing on the legend of Surya Bai, daughter of the sun, which tells how the mango originated as a symbol of undying love.

Episode 55 – Food Buzz: History of Mangoes

Episode 55 - Food Buzz: History of Mangoes

The Food Buzz highlights specific produce facts and history to help guide future produce exploration.

Episode 54 – Food Fable: Durian

Episode 54 - Food Fable: Durian

Plated Earth Food Fables are original short historical fiction stories about produce and its ability to connect people, culture, and history. This Food Fable is a retelling of a legend from the Philippines, and explains how the Durian fruit wasn’t always so smelly – it was a love potion gone wrong!

Episode 53 – Food Buzz: History of Durian

Episode 53 - Food Buzz: History of Durian

The Food Buzz highlights specific produce facts and history to help guide future produce exploration.

Episode 52 – Food Fable: Pineapples

Episode 52 - Food Fable: Pineapples

Plated Earth Food Fables are original short historical fiction stories about produce and its ability to connect people, culture, and history. This Food Fable is a retelling of the legend of the pineapple that originated in the Philippines, and explains how pineapples came to be.

Episode 51 – Food Buzz: History of Pineapples

Episode 51 - Food Buzz: History of Pineapples

The Food Buzz highlights specific produce facts and history to help guide future produce exploration.

Episode 50 – Food Fable: Dragon Fruit

Episode 50 - Food Fable: Dragon Fruit


Plated Earth Food Fables are original short historical fiction stories about produce and its ability to connect people, culture, and history. This Food Fable tells the story of how Dragon Fruit originated thousands of years ago from fire-breathing creatures, and hence got its name.

Episode 49 – Food Buzz: History of Dragon Fruit

Episode 49 - Food Buzz: History of Dragon Fruit

The Food Buzz highlights specific produce facts and history to help guide future produce exploration.

Episode 48 – Food Talk: California Citrus

Episode 48 - Food Talk: California Citrus

The Food Talk is a special edition episode featuring one or more guests who discuss their experience and connection with produce. This Food Talk episode features Produce Buyer, Forager and Ambassador, Nathan Bochler, who talks about his experiences with citrus in the California market, and discusses the process of discovering new produce items for Specialty Produce.

Episode 47 – Food Fable: Sharon Fruit

Episode 47 - Food Fable: Sharon Fruit

Plated Earth Food Fables are original short historical fiction stories about produce and its ability to connect people, culture, and history. This Food Fable tells the story of a family of farmers in Israel who bring the Sharon Fruit to South Africa, boosting the fruit’s presence in the global market, and bringing hope and opportunity to the local community.

 


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Specialty Produce is a family owned and operated food service and retail fresh produce supplier located in San Diego, CA. A premium provider for more than thirty years, Specialty Produce continues to be a leader in service, product quality and technology.
 
The Specialty Produce team includes more than one hundred enthusiastic and dedicated employees.

 

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