Tag Archive: Saves

Florida Saves Week 2017, February 27 – March 4, 2017

Nationally, America Saves Week is an annual opportunity to promote good personal savings behavior! More locally, the University of Florida Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences (UF/IFAS) is collaborating with America Saves in a campaign to help Floridians build wealth, not debt! The Florida Saves, (floridasaves.org) statewide initiative has been officially endorsed by Jeff Atwater …

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Permanent link to this article: http://leon.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/02/24/florida-saves-week-2017-february-27-march-4-2017/

Vegetable Gardening Makes Sense and Saves Dollars

  Wakulla Master Gardener Bill Osborne shows off some of the peppers he grew. Vegetable gardening has many highly desirable benefits. These positive features range from being a good source of exercise, an opportunity to produce fresh produce which may be hard to find in retail establishment, and being able to assure it is produced …

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Permanent link to this article: http://leon.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2016/11/03/vegetable-gardening-makes-sense-and-saves-dollars/

Selecting the Right Lubricant for Your Equipment Saves Time, Money and Frustration

Using the correct engine lubricant with a proper maintenance schedule is essential for long tractor life, and to ensure equipment is running well when you need it most at harvest time.  Photo credit: Doug Mayo Farming enterprises in the 21st century require many costly inputs to even have a chance of competing successfully. Equipment such …

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Permanent link to this article: http://leon.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2016/10/07/selecting-the-right-lubricant-for-your-equipment-saves-time-money-and-frustration/

Cotton Irrigation Scheduling App Saves Water & Money

Irrigation and nitrogen fertilizer are keys to producing high yielding cotton. New scheduling tools being tested at Southeastern Universities may help farmers utilize these valuable inputs more efficiently. Photo credit: Doug Mayo Brendan Zurweller and Diane Rowland, UF/IFAS Agronomy Department There are many challenges facing cotton growers in the southeast, but this year it will …

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Permanent link to this article: http://leon.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2015/03/13/cotton-irrigation-scheduling-app-saves-water-money/

America Saves Week ~ Online Challenge

America Saves Week 2015 ~ February 23 – February 28 America Saves Week is coordinated by America Saves and the American Savings Education Council. Started in 2007, the Week is an annual opportunity for organizations to promote good savings behavior and for individuals to assess their own savings status. Typically, thousands of organizations participate in the Week, reaching …

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Permanent link to this article: http://leon.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2015/01/28/america-saves-week-online-challenge/

The America Saves Challenge is Coming!

Setting a goal is the first step in taking charge of your finances. However, staying on track to meet that goal can be hard!   The America Saves Challenge will help you meet your goals by providing daily encouragement and challenge! The 2013 America Saves Challenge is part of America Saves Week (February 25-March 2, 2013), …

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Permanent link to this article: http://leon.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2013/02/18/the-america-saves-challenge-is-coming/