Popeye’s Favorite: The Benefits of Spinach – Part 2

In our previous piece, we explored the benefits organic spinach has for the body. In this blog, we’ll discuss what makes up this healthy and delicious treat. There will be a plentiful amount of science up ahead, but it will all be worth knowing to fully understand just how nutritious this veggie is for you […]

What Does the Fall Harvest Have in Store for You?

Fall has officially commenced, and with it comes those cool and cozy nights, the beauty of falling leaves and, of course, the long-awaited football season. But don’t think those are the only things the fall season has in store for us. The cooler temperatures of fall can bring you and your family some fresh and […]

3 Ways to Save Some Green on Your Organic Produce

Tenaza Organics wants for you and your family to have access to fresh produce that is free of chemical fertilizers and pesticides, even if you’re on a budget. Buying organic food doesn’t have to be expensive. We’ve come up with a few ways you can eat well without breaking the bank. Save money on your […]

Every Day is Earth Day at Tenaza Organics

April 22nd is International Earth Day and what once started as a movement that placed environmental concerns front and center has evolved into a global effort for building a more sustainable future. At Tenaza Organics, we believe in celebrating Earth Day every day with organic farming practices that are beneficial to the community and environment.

7 Organic Veggie Prep Rules to Live By

Veggie prepping can be a little intimidating; especially when it’s something you’ve never prepared or eaten before. At Tenaza Organics, we want to make sure you get the most out of our fresh, local produce. For this reason, we’ve come up with some helpful tips for properly prepping your organic veggies. Follow these simple rules […]

Organic Food: The Fastest and Freshest

Purchasing organic food can be a new way to get excited about what you eat. At Tenaza Organics, you can get your hands on tasty veggies by joining our CSA program, or by contacting us about our wholesale services anytime. Of course, you may already know the benefits of organic and locally grown produce. If […]

Farm-to-School: Tenaza Visits Milam Elementary

“Is it just sunlight that causes photosynthesis?” “Can you eat parsley by itself?” “What kinds of vegetables do you grow?”

These are just some of the adorable questions that were presented from young inquiring minds when our very own Jed Murray took a trip to Milam Elementary in McAllen to talk to 2nd graders about local and organic farming.

Our Top 5 Reasons to Buy Local

Farmers markets and CSA programs are popping up all across the country due to the ever-increasing demand for locally grown food. People are already experiencing the many advantages to buying and eating what naturally grows in their area and if you haven’t done so already, perhaps now is the time to see what it means […]