Ripe, juicy USA pears make meals sweeter. Combine
pears with leafy greens, nuts and cheese or blend
into smoothies for ;avor and healthy ;ber. Want
your pear perfectly sweet? Just check the neck for
ripeness. If it yields to gentle pressure
near the stem, your pear is ripe. If ;rm,
leave it at room temperature until ripe.
For fresh pear tips, visit usapears.org.