Category Archives: Food Facts

What’s In Season In October?

By Sarah Hunt, AZFB Communications Intern     Looking to make some recipes with fresh, in season produce? Look no further! Read on to learn about what food is in season and some yummy recipes you can make with them. … Continue reading

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Why Beets Are Considered a Superfood

By Julie Murphree, Arizona Farm Bureau Outreach Director My salad today was full of red and gold beets; so yummy. I love beets in a salad. I love them pickled, baked and more. So, when I hear from the experts … 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 Weight Loss Articles

By Sarah Hunt, AZFB Communications Intern     Many, if not most of us, tend to compare ourselves to others who we believe are “naturally” skinny, or born with a fast metabolism, etc. When in reality, EVERYONE is working on … Continue reading

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Healthy Alternatives to Soda

By Sarah Hunt, AZFB Communications Intern     Many of us have developed a dependence on soda to keep us awake during the day or to help us stay up late to study. Unfortunately, daily consumption of soda is not … Continue reading

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