Tag Archives: Grains

Teens Going to College Soon? Teach Them To Cook!

By Sarah Hunt, AZFB Communications Intern     I remember when I was 18 and went grocery shopping with my mom after she helped me move into my first apartment. We got a bunch of good things, but I thought, … Continue reading

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Is It Healthy For Children To Eat A Plant Based Diet?

By Sarah Hunt, AZFB Communications Intern     I was very interested in this topic when I came across it, because I was raised eating a very traditional diet: meat as part of the main course, with vegetables as a … Continue reading

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New U.S. Dietary Guidelines

By Sarah Hunt, AZFB Communications Intern     Did you know the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) and the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) came out with a new set of dietary guidelines last year? I didn’t either … 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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Nutrition for the Life Cycle Series – Nutrition During Preschool Years

By Emily Carver, Recent ASU Nutrition Student This is part four of a five-part series on nutrition within the lifecycle. Read part one, part two and part three.   The ages between 3-5 years old are some of the most … Continue reading

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