Tag Archive: Let’s

Let’s Talk Tomatoes

Tomatoes are abundant this time of year and you have many options to buy local and fresh. Tomatoes are one of the most popular home garden vegetable to grow and should now be providing the home gardener with fresh ripe bounty from now until summers end. Our local farmer’s markets are also selling tomatoes home …

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Oats…Grain of the Month – Let’s Eat More!

January’s grain of the month is OATS. Americans buy more oats at this time of year than in any other month – and January has long been celebrated as National Oatmeal Month. Oats at a Glance Samuel Johnson’s 1755 dictionary defined oats as “A grain, which in England is generally given to horses, but in …

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Let’s Donate and Recycle Our Electronics

Did you know that Floridians throw away 8 pounds of garbage per day? That is double the national average. This is not something to be proud of but it leaves a lot of room for improvement! Many times when I frequent my housing facility’s dumpster, a computer will be sitting by the side. Does someone …

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Permanent link to this article: http://leon.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2015/10/02/lets-donate-and-recycle-our-electronics/

Let’s Keep Grilling, but Safely!

Beef, grilling, cooking, meat, BBQ. UF/IFAS Photo by Tyler Jones. Summer brings on the craving to grill and that craving continues through the year! Millions of Americans will enjoy grilling as they gather with family and friends. Whether grilling outdoors or indoors, safe food handling is always important. When shopping, pick up cold foods such …

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Permanent link to this article: http://leon.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2015/07/25/lets-keep-grilling-but-safely/

Let’s Go Back Outside!

  Youth learn about the habitat and calm nature of the Gopher Tortoise at the 4-H Wildiife and Outdoor Recreation Camp  Many youth today are suffering from a serious, preventable disorder that is the result of early age experiences and if not properly diagnosed or treated, may cause severe mental health issues up through adulthood.  This disorder …

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Permanent link to this article: http://leon.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2013/03/15/lets-go-back-outside/