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Q&A + Giveaway from Revamped Brand Ricky’s Lucky Nuts

Rickys Lucky Nuts

The spiced peanut company Ricky’s Lucky Nuts based in Durango, Colorado has a new look and exciting new flavors to satisfy any craving and deliver 7 grams of protein per ounce. Ricky’s Lucky Nuts co-founder Paul Gelose gives us the inside scoop on all the excitement. Plus, comment on this post by 11:59pm EDT on Wednesday, June 25, 2014 and you could win a prize pack from Ricky’s Lucky Nuts (continental US only).

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Pediatrician’s Perspective on NPB’s Food Allergy Education Campaign

Top Eight Food Allergens

For four years, Dr. Jeannette “JJ” Levenstein, MD, FAAP, has served on the National Peanut Board’s Scientific Advisory Council. This year, Dr. JJ added the role of chair of the Food Allergy Education Advisory Council as NPB expanded its efforts to reach the general public about effective and appropriate management practices. We asked her about the work NPB is doing and the difference she thinks it will make for people with allergies.

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A Perfectly Proud Parent: Happy Father’s Day from an Oklahoma Peanut Farmer

Left to Right: Colter, Blaize, Brianne, Brady and Cody Vaught; Sandra and Brian Silk; Jodi, Amy, Beth, Bella and Bandy Silk

Father’s Day is a time to get together with the family in honor of Dad. But for Brian Silk from Sayre, Oklahoma, being able to spend time with the family is a regular occurrence. As a third generation farmer, Brian has spent much of his life working in the fields, and knows what it’s like to be both a farmer and a father.

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Happy Peanut Butter Cookie Day!

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Peanut butter cookies are an all-time favorite and classic American treat. Whether you want to enjoy your cookie with a glass of cold milk or your preferred beverage then don’t look further because you are in the right spot. The peanut butter flavor does it all and is just perfect.

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How to Grow Peanuts In Your Own Garden

Grow your own peanuts Feature

Show off your Green Thumb! Master Gardener and Blogger Amy Whitney gives an easy step-by-step method of growing peanuts in your backyard garden.

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New Peanut Products to Kick Off Your Summer

New Peanut Products 2014

Entertain your taste buds this summer with new products from several of your favorite retail brands and a nationwide restaurant.

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Nutrition Studies Provide More Reasons Than Ever to Eat Peanuts

Peanuts and Heart Health

Flavorful, versatile and affordable, peanuts add crunch and nutrition to dishes from breakfast to dessert. Research now suggests peanuts and peanut butter are as nutritious as they are delicious.

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The Journey of a Peanut Butter Jar: It Begins Underground

Journey of a Peanut Butter Jar

Peanut butter remains a staple in many American homes. Over the next few months, we will take a deeper look at what goes into making such a beloved product. From the peanut grower planting and harvesting to the manufacturer innovating new flavors to the mom making sure her family has a nutritious meal, we’ll look at all facets in the journey of a peanut butter jar.

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How Long Will That Peanut Butter Last?

Shelf Life of Peanut Butter Feature Best

It’s a great time to give your pantry a good spring cleaning. Of course, no one wants to throw out food that is still good to eat. So how long does peanut butter last in the pantry? Can you refrigerate peanut butter? Read on.

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What to Eat During Pregnancy and Beyond by Katie Ferraro, RD

Pregnant Woman

When it comes to diet and pregnancy, there is no shortage of conflicting advice!

I am a Registered Dietitian who is pregnant with my first child. Even though I have taught lifecycle nutrition for years and thought I had it figured out, when it came to my own pregnancy diet, I was surprised at just how challenging it is to decipher what is legitimate dietary advice vs. what are simply old wives’ tales and tips.

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