Learn what the growing market is saying about this native super berry.
The Health Benefits of Aronia Berries from Naturalnews.com
Aronia berries, also called chokeberries, are dark purple-colored fruits that are native to eastern North America. They grow on green-leaved deciduous shrubs that are commonly found in swamps and wet woods. Although aronia berries are not well-known, even in their native continent, their reputation has increased of late due to some well-publicized campaigns declaring them to be the “world’s healthiest fruit.” Read more...
Growing in Popularity from the DesMoines Register
Iowa farmer planting aronia berries in all 99 counties. Andrew Pittz of Sawmill Hollow Family Farm in Harrison County in western Iowa is in the middle of a 99-county tour plant aronia berries in every county in the state. He stopped June 24 in Des Moines (his 79th county of the tour.) View the video from the DesMoines Register.
Aronia Berries: The New Antioxidant Super Fruit
Move over, açai berries and mangosteen. There’s a less expensive, easier-to-eat antioxidant in town, and it’s a superfood that Native Americans have known about for generations: Aronia berries. Read more...
Aronia Berries: Siouxland Farmer Sees Big Success Growing Superfood