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Welcome to the Farm Credit Knowledge Center Blog!  This blog is a combination of posts from industry experts, Knowledge Center staff and guest contributors covering all aspects of agriculture and life in the country.  We want you to participate in this blog, sharing your thoughts and comments about the topics posted here.

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It's National Pork Month!

Pork lovers...did you know October is National Pork Month?  Pork is a great source of lean protein (and it tastes pretty good too!).  To celebrate the month, we're excited to share some great info from Pork.org...
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Tis the Season For...

Fall is for cozy sweaters, cool nights, crisp days (at least soon hopefully), beautiful fall leaves...and its also for apples, squash, slow cooker recipes (for those busy back to school days, sports, livestock shows, you name it), and comfort food!
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Delicious, Nutritious...Beef!

You may have heard us mention that May is Beef Month…did we mention how excited we are (it runs a tight race with Dairy Month in June around here…more on that later!)?  Beef is a great source of protein – lean protein if you choose lean cuts of meat or hamburger with a higher percentage of lean,...
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Fun Facts for the Fourth!

The Fourth of July is one of my favorite holidays, because it is a chance to celebrate not only our nation’s independence, and all of the freedoms that we enjoy because of it, and it is a wonderful time to gather with friends and family and enjoy some great food and people!
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National Eggnog Month - Happy Holidays!

The holidays are a time of traditions for many people….and one of the traditions that I love this time of year is eggnog!  I know, I know, it is not healthy for you, but it tastes so good!  Before kids, I used to make my own from scratch, but that can be very time consuming…and time is something I don’t have a whole lot of anymore.  Besides, there are so many great “pre-made” options out there, I don’t really feel too bad taking the “lazy” way out….  I was very excited to see eggnog making its way into the grocery stores for this holiday season, so it seems completely appropriate that December is National Eggnog Month – who knew!
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