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Alzheimer’s Disease – hope on the horizon

It seems everyone is worried about his brain these days. If it’s not the senior population who fears losing cognitive skills, it’s the younger generation…

Dining with Millennials

A look at the eating habits and thoughts about food of the millennial generation according to the 2015 Food and Health Survey, the most recent…

Power in the plant, wheys and means

Plant-based diets are increasingly becoming “the choice” for those who want to live long and enjoy quality of life. Customers shopping our GreenAcres Markets are…

Swap it out with Kombucha!

It’s got to be the “drink du jour” because it flies out of GreenAcres daily. What’s so good about kombuca? We’re asking you! It’s fizzy,…

GreenAcres is going Wagyu!

By now most of the GreenAcres Market chain of stores in three Midwestern states should have sought-after wagyu beef for sale. If it hasn’t quite…

Prescription for success: The no B.S. bar

One of our top selling protein bars is the RXBAR, a whole food, delicious energy munchie that lists the ingredients on the front of its…

Don’t be a jerk, have a snack!

And that snack better be loaded with protein. If it’s not a protein shake—an industry that has become a $500 million behemoth—it’s a protein bar,…

Diets—Do you have a favorite?

With all the diet or eating regimens out there, it was only a matter of time before serious foodies started proselytizing about which diet regimen…

Cracked, chapped lips? Home remedies might work best!

There’s a great article in Shefinds.com that talks about a dilemma we see often at GreenAcres Market: Lips that never quite repair even though customers…

Looking to get healthier in the New Year? Build habits.

From a blog in Smarter Living, we learn to start small, but like the Nike’s commercial, “Just Do It!” Here’s what SL suggests: Get some…