Category Archives: Ag Facts

Study: Drinking Citrus Juices Help Boost Immune Health

A review of current studies finds that drinking citrus juice helps boost immune health. I think our Arizona, California and Florida citrus farmers already knew that since they produce some of the most wonderful citruses around. A review in Frontiers … Continue reading

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Foods listed that May Help Hair Grow are All Found in Arizona Ag, Except One

By Julie Murphree, Arizona Farm Bureau Outreach Director Okay, it’s true. A good diet helps with everything including keeping a healthy mane of hair. For many, the psychological costs of losing their hair are acute. Millions of men and women … Continue reading

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Fall’s Foods: And Why They Are Good For You!

By Kennadee Riggs, Communications Intern   Have you ever wondered if there were any healthy advantages to eating a slice of pumpkin pie? Here is a list of popular fall ingredients and their own unique health benefits!   Pumpkin This … Continue reading

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Fill Your Plate’s Collection of Watermelon Articles

By Sarah Hunt, AZFB Communications Intern     Over the years, Fill Your Plate has written several articles about one of our favorite summertime treats: watermelon! Browse the articles below to find ideas on how to use watermelon this summer. … Continue reading

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6 Fun Agriculture Science Experiments For Kids

By Sarah Hunt, AZFB Communications Intern     Looking for fun activities to occupy your kids this summer and help them learn something new? We have six different ag-related science experiments that will do just the trick!   Grow an … Continue reading

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