It’s easy to appreciate fruits and vegetables in the height of summer, when tomatoes are that their peak ripeness and farmer’s markets are overflowing with gorgeous peaches, zucchini and melons. We’re celebrating the best of nature’s bounty this August by answering your biggest questions about produce.
Wondering what’ll take the place of kale as the next big thing? Want to know what fruits and vegetables actually make droughts worse? Was Tom Brady totally lying about nightshades being bad for us? Or maybe you’re just storing your potatoes wrong, and you need us to tell you the right way. We’ll also have some intensely delicious recipes coming your way, so keep coming back all month as new stories sprout up.