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Watermelon Is More Than Just an Iconic Summer Treat

By Heide Kennedy, Arizona Farm Bureau Communications Intern Nothing reminds me of summer more than pool parties, backyard barbecues and big slices of watermelon. This bright fruit is a staple at almost every summer party or cookout. I mean, what’s … Continue reading

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Summer Staples: Farm Fresh Melons, Corn, and More are Finally Here!

Photo: Mortimer Farms   By Sarah Hunt, AZFB Communications Intern   At least one good thing comes from the extreme Arizona summer heat: summer produce! Watermelons, cantaloupe, honeydew, sweet corn, and so much more have been flourishing on our Arizona … Continue reading

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Watermelon “Cake”: A Healthy and Refreshing Summer Treat

Photo: My Food and Family blog by Kraft Heinz   By Sarah Hunt, AZFB Communications Intern   Looking for a creative way to serve watermelon at your next cookout? Look no further! Try making this recipe for watermelon “cake”; it’s … Continue reading

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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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20 Ways to Use Watermelon

By Sarah Hunt, AZFB Communications Intern       This summer, try a few of these creative ways to use watermelon in your diet! Watermelon has multiple health benefits and is a delicious addition to your meals, as an ingredient … Continue reading

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