4 P.M. INTERVIEW: Harvest of the Month

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BLACK RIVER FALLS, Wis. (WEAU)— April brings spring showers and a fresh focus on produce.
Media Release:
Harvest of the Month is a Jackson County initiative that provides new ideas for incorporating produce into a healthy eating pattern.
Black River Memorial Hospital Registered Dietitian, Ruth Lahmayer Chipps, MS, RDN, CD, presents the April focus on local mixed greens
There will also be a taste-testing event at BRMH Hospital Harvest Event and Local Greens Display– Wed. April 25, 11:30am – 12:30 pm. BRMH Café.
“There are so many interesting leafy greens that can add flavor and visual appeal,” explained Ruth Lahmayer Chipps, MS, RDN, CD, registered dietitian nutritionist at Black River Memorial Hospital. “Varieties include Green leaf, Red Leaf, Romaine, Bibb, Iceberg, Arugula, Escarole, Spinach and Kale. For best results when washing greens, use a salad spinner which removes excess liquid.”