Category Archives: Food Facts

Health Benefits from Green Tea and Coffee

By Sarah Hunt, AZFB Communications Intern   Photo: Pixabay   Although I am not a coffee or tea drinker, this article is for all you caffeine lovers. There have been studies done showing the health benefits of coffee and green … Continue reading

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The Truth About Nutella

By Sarah Hunt, AZFB Communications Intern   Photo: Hungry Onion blog Chocolate hazelnut spread is a favorite treat across the world. But have you ever looked at its nutrition label? Here’s all the facts, and why you might want to … Continue reading

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Fill Your Plate’s Advice on Vitamin D

By Sarah Hunt, AZFB Communications Intern Photo: Yenni Vance via Pixabay   Vitamin D is an essential nutrient that your body needs. It helps keep your bones strong by absorbing calcium from supplements and food, such as salmon, mackerel, tuna, … Continue reading

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12 Fun Facts about Potatoes

By Sarah Hunt, AZFB Communications Intern Potatoes are a common staple around the world, the United States, and even Arizona. We make them roasted, baked, mashed, and fried. They are a part of more American meals than we think. Dave … Continue reading

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Roasted Fennel and Carrots

By Blue Sky Organic Farms Looking for a delicious new combination of roasted veggies to add to your dinner table? Try roasted fennel and carrots! Carrots have multiple health benefits. They are full of fiber, antioxidants, and potassium. They can … Continue reading

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