Wild Blueberries in the News

  • March 4, 2017

    Maine Wild Blueberries Are Showing Up in School Lunches Nationwide

    Portland Press Herald

    The Wild Blueberry Commission of Maine is educating school food service programs across the country about the health benefits of the Wild Blueberry.  Minnesota is the first state to join after new industry food service marketing program launched.

  • March 4, 2017

    Minnesota Leading Way in Push for Blueberries in School Lunches

    KTSP-TV (ABC 5 Eyewitness News)

    Minnesota has joined the growing list of states to now offer Wild Blueberries as part of their school foodservice program.

  • March 4, 2017

    Maine Wild Blueberries Are Showing Up in School Lunches Nationwide

    Kennbec Journal | Morning Sentinel

    A little berry is making a big entrance into the school foodservice program supported by the Wild Blueberry Commission of Maine.

  • March 4, 2017

    Blueberry Group Says Schools Push Is Bearing Fruit

    WJON – AM 1240

    List of schools to bring in the wild blueberry is at fifteen and counting.  Wild Blueberry industry program helping to increase demand.

  • February 22, 2017

    Study Finds Wild Blueberries May Boost Mood of Children

    Fresh Plaza

    Study shows flavonoid-rich Wild Blueberries positively impact mood in young adults and children.

  • February 21, 2017

    Should You Eat Wild Foods?

    Yahoo news

    “Wild” foods bring to mind the words sustainable, powerful, real, indigenous and healthy.

  • February 21, 2017

    Should You Eat Wild Foods?

    US News & World Report

    Health and nutrition expert Frances Largeman-Roth explores what makes wild foods incredibly healthy and outlines how they are different from their cultivated counterparts.

  • February 6, 2017

    How to Make Natural Food Dyes


    Wild Blueberries provide the perfect purple hue for delicious and all natural food dyes.

  • February 1, 2017

    Cooking 3 ways

    CHCH Hamilton Morning Live

    Chef Christine Tizzard loves wild blueberries and demonstrates how to prepare a new blueberry recipe packed with taste and goodness.

  • February 1, 2017

    Brilliant Berry Recipes That Are Good for Your Heart

    Shape Magazine

    Author Jessica Cording, MS, RD, CDN, celebrates American Heart Month with a ton of tasty, healthy recipes from registered dietitians.  Several recipes – like Wild Blueberry Turmeric Zinger Smoothie, Berry Almond Cocoa Smoothie, Ricotta Berry Oatmeal Cups – feature frozen Wild Blueberries!