Category Archives: Arizona

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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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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20 Christmas Traditions and Tips

By Sarah Hunt, AZFB Communications Intern     What does your family love to do around the holidays? These are some of my family’s favorite Christmas activities and my tips on where to go and what to do. Christmas pajamas: … Continue reading

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Arizona Citrus Abounds

By Sarah Hunt, AZFB Communications Intern     It’s finally December, and you know what that means: Arizona citrus is in season! Oranges, lemons, limes, grapefruits, and tangerines will all be ready for picking very soon. My favorite way to … Continue reading

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