gug's Journal, 16 October 2008

Cranberries are first picked dry. These are used for making cranberry raisins and sold as whole berries in the market.

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Then the field is flooded and they float to the top and they harvest again. These are used to make juice, jelly, etc. Almost all the cranberries grown in Cape Cod are sold to Ocean Spray.

Cranberry Bog-Cape Cod

Then off to market

Cranberries off to market

Diet Calendar Entries for 16 October 2008:
1444 kcal Fat: 80.45g | Prot: 93.24g | Carb: 127.19g.   Breakfast: milk 1%, vitamins (multi, cinnamon, B12, omega 3, garlic, calcium, cholest-off, niacin, nexium, hyzaar), whey protein supplement shake, blackberries. Lunch: Cottage Cheese (Lowfat 2% Milkfat), mozzarella. Dinner: chicken breast, cranberries dried, ranch salad dressing, Organic Baby Lettuces. Snacks/Other: grapes, cashews. more...
1789 kcal Activities & Exercise: Walking (moderate) - 3/mph - 2 hours, Walking (brisk) - 4/mph - 40 minutes, pilates - 1 hour, Resting - 12 hours and 20 minutes, Sleeping - 8 hours. more...
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Wow!! Such cool pics you always have to share... thanks so much for sharing! =D MMmmm... crasins!! *slurp* I love to make my own cranberry sauce for the holidays by boiling water, adding cranberries, orange zest, a touch of cinnamon, nutmeg and clove, YUM. Keep them pics a comin'! :) 
16 Oct 08 by member: bullytrouble
Thanks for posting the pics! I didn't know that cranberries grew this way. Very educational. That's one big truckload of cranberries! :)  
16 Oct 08 by member: mbhpro
Now you have me craving some Craisins.... LOL. Great pics! 
16 Oct 08 by member: evelyn64
Awsome! 
16 Oct 08 by member: bethru
So, what route does that truck take? I was hoping I could jump off an overpass into all those yummy cranberries. lol.  
17 Oct 08 by member: Pking
That is so beautiful. Look at the fall colors in the back ground. I really miss the fall colors living so far south. Puts me in the mood for some cranapple juice. Thanks for sharing. 
17 Oct 08 by member: dontwant2befat
GAWD, gug!! what gorgeous pictures!! keep em' coming...PLEASE! i HAD NO IDEA THAT'S HOW IT WORKED! 
17 Oct 08 by member: BadAndee
I also had no idea!! neither did hubby! We just always saw the commercials of them in water, so I thought they grew that way. BTW... that monkey swinging from you cabin looks very familiar. I think he escaped from my cabin and has been wandering ever since! LOL 
17 Oct 08 by member: Janelleas
I love Craisins! They are in my granola each morning! Thanks for sharing the pictures and for the education about cranberry harvest! Have a good one! 
18 Oct 08 by member: 4thehalibut
This is awesome! I am pretty much a desert rat, living almost my entire life in Arizona. We have great sunsets, but I always admire your pictures from other places! Thank you for sharing. 
19 Oct 08 by member: stormisummer

     
 

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