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First Aired - 11/08/2011 06:30PM Download MP3 (Full Episode)
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This week on Let's Get Real Erica Wides takes you behind the wrapper on fake fruit and the fruit bar empire. Learn about some of the scams that foodiness may be pulling on you, dear consumer, from fake farm displays to the facade of 'healthy' fruit bars. Take a tour of the 6 Degrees of Foodiness from real apples to toaster pastries and tune in as Erica dispels the myth behind the modern panaceas of "superfruit fusions". This episode was sponsored by Heritage Foods USA.


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First Aired - 10/03/2010 03:30PM Download MP3 (Full Episode)
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This week on We Dig Plants Carmen hosts the monthly fruit episode on apples. Steven Hoying of Cornell University calls in to explain how apple growers have kept their trees disease and pest free, why apple trees are genetically promiscuous, and why those bright red apples from the cafeteria taste so absurd. Tune in for an episode on orchards, hard cider, and apple pie from The Big Apple. This episode was sponsored by Hearst Ranch: purveyors of fine grass-fed beef from the California coast.


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First Aired - 08/24/2010 06:30PM Download MP3 (Full Episode)
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This week on Why We Cook its Back to School week! Join Chef Erica for a quiz on all things fruit. Learn how to find the best watermelons, the difference between ripening and maturing, and what the single most sold item at Wal-Mart is. Tune in for this extremely helpful fruit-picking-primer. This episode was sponsored by Whole Foods.

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