Did you know that blueberries
have surpassed peaches as the largest fruit crop in Georgia? That’s true,
according to the Georgia Department of Agriculture. And it’s good news for
fruit lovers who are seeing the perfect fruit that’s now in full season
locally. “July is national blueberry month but that’s not the only reason to
celebrate,” says Carin Booth, family and consumer science extension agent for
Hall County. “Aside from being naturally low in calories and fat, blueberries
are high in Vitamin C and fiber.