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How To Make Hummus from Scratch

The basic ingredients of an easy hummus form a pretty short list. The delicacy is in the details with “simple” dishes, and this works to many of our customers’ advantage at Silva.

Taco Seasoning

The Secret to Great Taco Seasoning

No matter what you add to dress a taco, the main ingredient waiting at the bottom is what everyone is eager to taste. Getting the flavor right means nailing the perfect seasoning mix to bring people back for more.

Silva Press Release

Announcement Letter from Silva International

Today, we have announced an agreement to be acquired by Universal Corporation. Universal is the leading global leaf tobacco supplier with a more than 100-year agricultural-based history.

Vegetable Pasta

The Surprising Benefits of Vegetable Pasta

Many people may think whole wheat pasta is as healthy as it gets, but whole grain noodles are just the beginning. By including dried vegetables in sauces and pastas themselves, there are a whole range of colors, flavors, and nutrients that can help add a healthy punch to a pile of pasta.

Healthiest Dog Food R

What Is The Healthiest Dog Food?

What dogs like to eat and what they should eat are two very different things. Keeping pets healthy over a long life takes care and planning.

Field Preparation

COVID-19 Supply Chain Update

With our global reach in sourcing raw materials, which allows us to supply our diverse customer base through our finished goods processing in the U.S., our supply chain has been put to the test as we have adjusted for the differing global responses to COVID-19.

Veggie Straws

Veggie Straws: The First Step to Healthy Snacking

With more and more consumers looking to find healthier alternatives to tried and true snack foods, the hunt is on to produce attractive, healthy options.


What Are the Benefits of Eating Red Cabbage?

If you want to distinguish yourself from your competition, especially where healthy recipes are concerned, Silva's red, white, or savoy cabbage might be just the ingredient you need.

Spinach Dip

Creamy Spinach Dip

A spinach dip that disappears first at the party is more than just spinach. Every ingredient needs to be thought through. You can offer your customers all the allure of a handmade spinach artichoke dip, but without the prep time it takes from start to a bubbly, crispy finish in a baking dish.

Cat Kitten Treats

Cat Treats: Healthy Cat & Kitten Treats

We know the reaction cats have to catnip—a perfectly normal feline suddenly goes wild due to the oil in catnip interacting with the cat’s nasal tissue. Cats may get sent to another dimension by a little leafy treat, but there are other ways to reward behavior and strengthen the bond between cats and owners—through healthy, protein-based snacks.