Grapefruits are grown in countries throughout the world including the United States, Israel, Spain, Greece, Brazil and Cuba. However, the United States is the world's number one producer. Grapefruits grow on trees in clusters, just as grapes- that's where they got their name!
GrapefruitsHarvest of the Month
Network for Healthy California.
Newsletters and menu slicks for educators, families, and the community focused on a variety of fruits and vegetables.
Quantity Grapefruit Recipes from the USDA Mixing Bowl.
Commodity Fact Sheets: Citrus Fruits (PDF | 411KB)
California Foundation for Agriculture in the Classroom.
Information on history, varieties, nutritional value and the production of citrus fruits. Also includes lesson ideas, fun facts and a short lesson plan with activities.
Fruit and Vegetable Fact Sheets
University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension.
Set of 30 fruit and vegetable fact sheets with information about: nutrition, uses, description, varieties, and where first cultivated. Available in black & white and color.
Agricultural Research Service Image Gallery
USDA. Agricultural Research Service.
Provided as a complimentary source of high quality digital photographs available from the Agricultural Research Service Information Staff. Grapefruit photos include:
Pick a Better Snack (PABS) Fruit and Vegetable Fact Sheets
Iowa Department of Public Health.
Iowa’s Pick a better snack™ fact sheets provide nutrition facts, uses, varieties, origin, trivia, etc. for over 30 fruits and vegetables.