If you tend to buy bananas only to have them turn to mush, or open a bag of potatoes and find they’re all growing eyes, then this is for you.
Readers Digest has put together a handy guide listing how long your fresh fruits and vegetables will last once you get them home from the store.
Apples will last a long time if you keep them in the fridge; up to 8 weeks. You’ll have much less time with avocados though. They survive just 4-7 days at room temp. Potatoes, onions, and garlic have a month or more shelf life. Not so much with bananas, peaches, strawberries, and string beans – you’ll get less than a week here.
How are you currently maximizing your grocery budget?
Subscribe to Eagle's Blog!
Get the latest updates on country music and celebrity news, contests and flyaways, and more straight to your inbox with our weekly emails.