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Eggplant

Acreage:
20 acres
Types:
Purple- Tender with sweet flesh containing small seeds throughout the fruit.
Sicilian- Tender with sweet flesh containing small seeds throughout the fruit. Sicilian eggplant have a tendency to be sweeter than purple because they contain less seeds.
Harvest:
Mid-July - Frost
Handling & Storage:
Store eggplant in a cool place (approx. 50°F).
Nutritional Information:
Data Source: USDA National Nutrient Database
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