Monthly Archive: May 2013

June 8th Sale

Join us for the 2013 HCE Indoor Craft & Yard Sale on June 8th, 7 AM-1 PM.  This will be at the new UF Extension Office–3098 Airport Road in Crestview.  There will be local artisans with great crafts and items for sale.  Plus it’s a great time to purchase fresh fruits and veggies from local farmers.  …

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Fruit Frenzy–Living Well

As the days get warmer, bring on the cool refreshment of fruit. Now is the time to delight in fruit’s tasty, healthy goodness. Reduce Risk and Protect A healthy diet that is rich in fruits may reduce risk for heart disease, type 2 diabetes, and obesity, and may protect against certain types of cancers.   …

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Family Nutrition in Action

June 2013 Newsletter_Okaloosa Read about healthy and safe shopping tips in the June issue of “Family Nutrition in Action.” You’ll also find information on garden fresh eggplant–how to use, store plus a recipe for Eggplant Parmesan!  Enjoy!

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Webinars for May

Join us for our May Webinars! You can participate from home, work or mobile device! Just click the registration link and you will be sent the log-in instructions. It’s quick, easy, and FREE! Annuities 101 This free one-hour webinar will be May 16, 11:30-12:30. Are you making decisions about retirement money and options?  Many people …

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Landscape Problems: Diseases and Weeds

Learn more about addressing disease and weed issues by attending a program held from 8-12 on May 17 at the Okaloosa Extension Office, 3098 Airport Rd., Crestview.  Pesticide applicator CEUs are offered for licensed applicators.  Landscape Problems

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Limited Pesticide Review and Exam

The next class will be held May 16, 2013 in Chipley.  For more information  Click here

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How to Grow a North Florida Lawn Presentation

Growing a lawn in North Florida can be frustrating. With time, most people discover this. Our climate, sandy soils and pest problems are unique compared to most areas of the United States. You don’t have to play a guessing game in maintaining a Florida lawn.  I will discuss “Lawn Care in Northwest Florida” for the …

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