Wednesday, April 17, 2024 Apr 17, 2024
80° F Dallas, TX
Advertisement
Uncategorized

Dear Tomato, It’s Been Too Long

|
Image

Now that the FDA has cracked the case on what most likely caused the salmonella outbreak (thanks a lot peppers), tomatoes all over the world are rejoicing. Okay, maybe not, but tomato farmers sure are. In celebration of the return of the tomato, Whole Foods is throwing a party on Saturday, August 9 from 2 to 4 pm. Every Dallas store will be serving up tomato dishes and sampling wines that are part of Whole Foods’ “Top Ten Wines of Summer.” The peak of tomato season is upon us, so what better time to welcome these delicious fruits back into our lives. Update: Below is a statement from Whole Foods about the recent events and what they are doing to help.

Since the government announced it was investigating tomatoes as a possible source of salmonella, the nation’s tomato industry estimates it has lost more than $100 million. Whole Foods Market is committed to supporting all farmers and hopes to help reinvigorate the tomato farming industry and celebrate the flavor of summer tomatoes at the same time. 

Related Articles

Image
D Home Events

Scenes from the D Home Spring Issue Party 2024

The interiors community gathered at the Dallas Market Center on April 3 for the D Home Spring Issue Party.
Image
Arts & Entertainment

In Denton, New Life for an Old Theater

The entrepreneurs who brought the Texas Theatre back to life in Oak Cliff see a similar future for the Fine Arts in downtown Denton. So does its City Council.
Image
Golf

A New Way to Golf

The game has exploded out of the buttoned-up confines of the country club to become more popular than ever—driven by North Texas’ courses, clubs, innovators, and influencers.
Advertisement