UF/IFAS Leon County Calendar of Events

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Extension Connection – July Newsletter

    Check out our July issue of Extension Connection.  Click the link: Extensionconnection july 2016

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Urban Forest Management


Event Information: The UF/IFAS Leon County Extension Office presents Urban Forest Management, a free public workshop for Panhandle residents to learn about maintaining the trees in their communities. Forester Robert Northrop will highlight the 10 years he worked with the City of Tampa to develop and adopt an Urban Forest Management Plan. Rob will explain …

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Summertime Flavor


It’s Summertime! Always buying the same fruits & vegetables? Buy produce that is in-season for the best flavor and price. Check your local grocery store or farmer’s market for these in-season items http://www.freshfromflorida.com/content/download/16792/269903/06June.pdf    

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4-H Volunteer Nate Grimsley Talks About How He Got Involved

In a world where so many things don’t make sense, Leon County 4-H volunteer Nate Grimsley has discovered something that does.  This week, Nate shares his story about how he got involved as a 4-H volunteer and why he chooses to remain involved 10 years later.  Read Nate’s story at http://nwdistrict.ifas.ufl.edu/4hn/

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Bite Back – Prevent Mosquitoes Around Your Home Before They Bite

Bite Back

To learn more about mosquitoes and steps to take to reduce their numbers, please attend one of the free educational workshops provided by UF/IFAS – Leon County Extension.

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Be Scam Smart!

be Scam Smart

Florida Chief Financial Officer Jeff Atwater launched Operation S.A. F. E. (stop Adult Financial Exploitation) as part of his On Guard for Seniors initiative to help inform, empower, and protect Florida’s seniors form Financial scams and fraud.  Seniors control 70% of the nations’s wealth, which makes them prime targets for financial exploitation. http://http://www.myfloridacfo.com/onGuard/#.Vv7XBH_2aUk

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Emergencies Happen!

Emergencies Happen

Emergencies happen You never know when you might need some extra money. Saving ahead of time keeps your stress level low. #FLSaves2016 #ASW2016    

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Slow and steady wins the race!

An emergency savings fund consists of a small amount of money, usually in a savings account that you don’t have easy access to. Save with small, regularly scheduled contributions that build up over time. http://bit.ly/1WRIL00   #FLSaves2016 #ASW2016H

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Extension Connection Newsletter

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We are excited to bring you the Extension Connection.  This quarterly newsletter shares the story of Leon County Extension.  Enjoy recent highlights, upcoming events, and timely educational information. In this issue: Master Garden Volunteers:  Reaching Out.  Our Master Gardener Volunteers have a passion for teaching the Leon County community about gardening. Colorful & Flavorful Eating:  …

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UF/IFAS Annual Report 2015

UF/IFAS Extension Leon County presents Extension Connection Annual Report 2015 Click here: ExtensionNewsletter_2015 annual report (003)                

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