Category Archives: Food Facts

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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Fill Your Plate’s Collection of Nutrition Articles

By Sarah Hunt, AZFB Communications Intern   Over the years, Fill Your Plate has written numerous nutrition articles for your health and benefit. If you are looking to improve your overall nutrition, look through all of our nutrition articles here … Continue reading

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Recent Study Suggests That Leafy Greens Aid in Improving Muscle Function

By Julie Murphree, Arizona Farm Bureau Outreach Director According to recent findings, folks who had a higher habitual dietary intake of nitrate-rich vegetables like spinach, lettuce and kale had 11% stronger lower limb strength, as well as up to 4% … Continue reading

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Fill Your Plate’s Collection of Meal Fact Articles

By Sarah Hunt, AZFB Communications Intern     Meals have been around since… forever actually! Humans have always had the need to eat, our meals have just become more sophisticated or creative over time. Some dishes that we eat today … Continue reading

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Fill Your Plate’s Collection of Produce Fact Articles

By Sarah Hunt, AZFB Communications Intern     Fill Your Plate is the place to go if you need to learn about anything food related! We have done several articles over the years that include fun facts about vegetables, nuts, … Continue reading

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