Highbush cranberries can be tart, but they’re high in antioxidants. These berries were seen by Vivian Faith Prescott while picking with her grandsons. (Vivian Faith Prescott | For the Capital City Weekly)

Highbush cranberries can be tart, but they’re high in antioxidants. These berries were seen by Vivian Faith Prescott while picking with her grandsons. (Vivian Faith Prescott | For the Capital City Weekly)

Planet Alaska: Highbush Cranberries and Traditional Values

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