P.O. Box 520, 785 Ville Marie Drive • Marystown (Creston North), NL, A0E 2M0• 709-279-2807
Marystown Seventh-day Adventist Church


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Fresh, Delicious, Juicy Oranges and Grapefruit


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CITRUS FUNDRAISING HAS BEEN SUSPENDED INDEFINATELY


We are sorry for this inconvenience.  Due to the a decline in orders for oranges and grapefruit, it has become a challenge to bring delicious citrus at an affortable price.  In the past, we used to have about 500 orders for every delivery.  In the last few years, the demand for our healthy oranges has dropped to about 125 orders.  This dramatic decline raises the cost per order (box).

The bottomline is a fact of life: the higher the demand, the lower the price; the lower the demand, the higher the price.  If we could secure about 1500 orders per delivery, the prices we offer can become reasonable.  Until then, our fundraiser will be suspended indefinately.

If you have any ideas that can help us promote this worthy cause, please, do not hesistate to contact us. 

We thank all of you who have supported our fundraiser over the years.  We pray the Lord will shower you with blessings and give you abundant life.

In the meantime, we have plans to create a section for health emphasis and latest news on improving the quality of life.  Your feedback is welcome.

CURRENT ORDER (CLOSED)*
Temples
Tangerines, Florida Mandarins, California Navels and Grapefruit
NEXT ORDER CANCELLED*
Ruby Red Grapefruit, Tangerines, California Navels, California Mandarins, Florida Spring Oranges**

DEADLINE (CLOSED)
Friday, February 14      |  From 9 AM - 3 PM
Saturday, February 15   |  From 6 PM - 9 PM

DEADLINE (CLOSED)
Friday, March 21  |  From 9 AM - 6 PM
Saturday, March 22   |  From 8 PM - 12 AM

ESTIMATED ARRIVAL (CLOSED)*
March 3

ESTIMATE ARRIVAL (CLOSED)*
April 7

*Check your e-mail or return to this website for arrival updates
** An assortment of anything and everything that's left for the season
We encourage online orders.  Thank you!
 


The Seventh-day Adventist Church in Marystown is proud to bring the freshest, juiciest, best-tasting Florida citrus to our friends in Newfoundland. The Indian River Citrus District  produces some of the worlds finest quality citrus.  Perhaps the best and premium citrus the region is known for is its Grapefruit.

The quality of citrus flavor is determined by the content and ratio of sugar, acidity, and aromatic or bitter flavors in the fruit.   The sugar content is tested and acidity measured again and again until our suppliers are convinced that the optimum balance has been achieved.  Once this balance has been reached, the tree ripened fruit is hand picked, transported to a packer, washed, and coated with a layer of water-soluble wax to enhance appearance and protect freshness. (This wax is easily removed with tap water).  The unripened fruit is left on the tree for later harvest.

From the packing house, the fruit is loaded on a truck and shipped directly to us in Newfoundland.  Each load of citrus is monitored to ensure optimal temperatures are maintained for freshness.  Once the  boxes of citrus are unloaded and checked by our volunteers, they are ready for pick up.  The fruit is ready to be eaten!!!  Now you can enjoy the best of fresh Florida citrus in your home!

Start enjoying the juicy, fresh taste of
Indian River Florida Citrus with your
family and friends today!


ORDERS   HEALTH BENEFITS   CITRUS RECIPES††
Submit your order today
Click here sdainfo@eastlink.ca
Phone: 709-357-2098
Price:
Varies depending on product

Notice: Due to supplier's policy, we are unable to guarantee sizes.  All boxes,
regardless of size contain 20lbs of citrus.


Deadline for Placing Your Order*
November 2013 - March 2014
Nov. 29 -- arrives Dec. 16*
Jan. 10 -- arrives Jan. 28*
Feb. 14 -- arrives Mar. 3*
March 21 -- arrives April 7*
  Oranges
Did you know grapefruit reduces tumors?
Orange Grapefruit Juice Good for the Flu?
13 Health Benefits of Oranges
Oranges - The World's Healthiest Foods


Grapefruit
Grapefruit - The World's Healthiest Foods
5 Health Benefits of Grapefruit
4 Powerful Reasons to Eat Grapefruit

What's Great About Grapefruit
Grapefruit Warning
US: “Health benefits and risks of grapefruit and grapefruit juice”
  Oranges
Sunkist
AllRecipes.ca
MarthaStewart.com
Taste.com.au


Grapefruit
AllRecipes.ca

Avocado and Grapefruit Salad
Grapefruit-Ginger Tea Bread
Grapefruit Brulee
Mixed Green Salad with Grapefruit & Cranberries
Cranberry & Ruby Grapefruit Compote
         

Please Note: Orders placed past the deadline are not guaranteed.  Check with us to ensure your order has been placed properly if ordering past the deadline.  We apologize if this causes any inconvenience.

† Due to weather factors or other issues beyond our control, prices are subject to change without notice.
†† Recipes offered here are just ideas to consider.  You may want to replace some ingredients to more healthy choices.

* Time of arrival is estimated depending on driving conditions and weather.  Return to this website for an update.  Feel free to call or send email for updates Mon-Thurs. 9 am to 9 pm. Be sure to give us your mailing or email address to receive updates.

Please, report broken links. Thank you for your continued and faithful support.

 

Navel Oranges

Available: December-January
 
Description: (Seedless**) Have an explosively juicy flavor.
 
Size(s): 18, 24, 28, 32, 36, and 40 Navels

Deadline: Nov. 27 -- arrives Dec. 16*

Price: C$35.00 (Full Box); C$18.00 (Half Box)