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Superfood or Berry Over Rated?

Did you happen to see the article in the Sydney Morning Herald about the health benefits or berries? The author investigates how berries are nutritional powerhouses whether they’re eaten fresh, frozen, dried, freeze-dried or powdered. But can they protect our brain and memory, melt fat and prevent urinary tract infections? Though emerging research is juicy, scientists know less about a berry’s health benefits than you might think. In general, berries are naturally high in antioxidants – compounds that may slow cancer growth. The…

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Welcome to our new site!

Welcome to our new site!

We are very excited to launch our new Blue Hills Berries & Cherries website! The site now offers our readers all the information they will need to know about our farm and our unique ‘U-PICK’ experience! We are pleased to offer a Fruit Report which is updated daily throughout the berry picking season to ensure visitors are not disappointed on arrival. We have also provided two separate sections of the website for Berry Picking and Cherry Picking as they are located…

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Blue Hills Berries & Cherries Newsletter – Easter 2015

  Thank you for supporting Blue Hills Berries & Cherries! Blue Hills Berries and Cherries is an Australian owned and operated company. The Chapman family have farmed in Silvan since 1894 and are best known for our fresh and frozen fruit and Pick Your Own or U-Pick berries! We are located in Silvan in the beautiful Yarra Ranges of Victoria. Silvan is also where all of Blue Hills’ fruit is packed and shipped to our customers. Come and spend a day in the orchards and pick…

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