A Tradition of Innovation
Celebrating 200 Years of Cranberry Production
Cape Cod Cranberry Growers Association
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Looking to buy Massachusetts cranberries direct from the farm?
Check out our list of growers that sell fresh fruit, offer tours and more.
Our favorite recipes that show the taste and versatility of cranberries.
What’s growing on?
The cranberries are continuing to grow in size and growers are monitoring for fruit quality. By late August the berries are starting to blush (turn red).
By the middle of the month wet and dry harvesting begins for early season varieties.
The majority of cranberry varieties are harvested in October. By the end of the month 95% of berries will have been harvested.
Nutrients & Health
Being one of nature's super foods, cranberries have unique health benefits, including specific polyphenols called proanthocyanidins (PACs).
- Urinary tract health and antibacterial benefits
- Cardiovascular health and anti-inflammatory benefits
- No cholesterol, virtually no fat, and low sodium
- Substantial levels of dietary fiber and vitamins