Category Archives: Arizona farmers and ranchers

How to Support Arizona Farmers

By Sarah Hunt, AZFB Communications Intern     Arizona farms are local, family owned businesses that provide the freshest produce, baked goods, and other great items for your family’s meals every day. Like most businesses, these places have been affected … Continue reading

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Arugula Pesto Pasta

By Sarah Hunt, AZFB Communications Intern     Do you like pesto? I love it! So when this recipe came out from Blue Sky Organic Farms, I got excited. It is a delicious combination of pesto, peas, pasta, and parmesan. … Continue reading

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Fun Facts About Gourds

By Sarah Hunt, AZFB Communications Intern     Did you know gourds grow in Arizona? They thrive in the warm weather, especially at the Wuertz’s Gourd Farm (learn more about Wuertz family here). The Wuertz family have been growing gourds … Continue reading

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Arizona Wheat Can Improve Your Heart Health

By Sarah Hunt, AZFB Communications Intern   Photo: Arizona Farm Bureau   I am sure you already know whole grains are good for you. But do you know what they do for you? Eating whole grain products such as quinoa, … Continue reading

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Fill Your Plate Shares Arizona Beef’s Simple and Easy Prime Rib Roast Recipe

By Sarah Hunt, AZFB Communications Intern (Recipe and Quoted Article By Lauren Maehling)         Are you looking to try a different meat for your holiday feast this year? Try prime rib! It is delicious, juicy, and full … Continue reading

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