Monthly Archives: December 2014

Year in Review: 13 Most Popular Posts on Fill Your Plate in 2014.

We couldn’t let the year come to a close without revisiting some of our most popular posts on Fill Your Plate in 2014.

Posted in Food Facts | Leave a comment

This Land is Your Land …9 Quotes by Famous Americans

It isn’t something you think about when you’re googling the pages of Entertainment Weekly, People, or Rolling Stone, but a surprising number of famous Americans are – or have been – ranchers or farmers. Here we gather quotes from some of them.

Posted in Focus on Agriculture, Uncategorized | Tagged | Leave a comment

23 Funny Farm Animal Jokes That Will Make You Laugh Out Loud

Farmers are notorious for sharing jokes, stories, and fish tales. After all, with everything that goes on at the farm every day, you have to have a sense of humor! Here are [tweetthis twitter_handles=”@FillYourPlate”]23 Funny Farm Animal Jokes that will … Continue reading

Posted in Farm Humor | Leave a comment

Announcing: University of Arizona Nutrition Mediterranean Diet Conference

As part of University of Arizona’s ongoing efforts to bring prevention research and healthy living guidance to the community, the January 2015 meeting will focus specifically on how to translate the health benefits of the diet/lifestyle to the US (and the Southwest).  … Continue reading

Posted in Cooking, Events, Farm Facts, Healthy Eating | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Looking Forward: Green is the Color of Food Trends in Arizona for 2015

Following a trend that has been developing all across the nation for the past few years, it looks like Arizona’s 2015 food trends will involve a fair amount of green.  In Arizona, where agricultural innovations have led to a $17.1-billion … Continue reading

Posted in Focus on Agriculture | Tagged , | Leave a comment