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Activity | Citrus Stamping

Activity | Citrus Stamping

You may be  familiar with the five C’s of Arizona: citrus, cotton, climate, cattle and copper. European settlers brought citrus with them to the Americas with their arrival. It eventually became an important part of the economic development of Arizona. Today, citrus...

Jícama, Orange and Nopalitos Salad

Courtesy of Barbara Pool Fenzl   Nopales are the dark green, fleshy pads of the prickly pear cactus and taste like tart green beans. Nopalitos are the diced or sliced nopales that are sold either fresh in the produce department or pickled in jars in larger...

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