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Eat More … Veggies

Colorful vegetables contain phytochemicals to help reduce the risk of heart disease, type 2 diabetes, and high blood pressure. Eat more vegetables for your health Vegetables are a good source of vitamins, minerals, and fiber.  When included as part of a well-balanced diet and a healthy active lifestyle, vegetables can help:  lower your cholesterol, reduce …

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Permanent link to this article: http://okaloosa.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2013/07/02/eat-more-veggies/

Panhandle Fresh Looking for More Farmers

Panhandle Fresh is a marketing association formed to help local farmers market their produce collectively to food distributors such as Walmart and Sysco. The Panhandle Fresh Marketing Association (PFMA) is seeking new growers in the panhandle. They currently market fresh produce to area Wal-Mart stores, Sysco Gulf Coast, and several other area vendors. Panhandle Fresh …

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Permanent link to this article: http://okaloosa.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2013/06/08/panhandle-fresh-looking-for-more-farmers/

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