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Les Harrison is Retiring

Les Harrison Retires 5 28 2020

The Wakulla News presents 5/21/2020 Article & Photo By WES MAYBERRY The Wakulla News Staff Writer   Les Harrison stands outside of the Wakulla County office of the UF/IFAS Extension office. Les Harrison’s final day as director of… Read More

UF/IFAS Wakulla County Extension is OPEN!

The Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences (IFAS) is an Equal Opportunity Institution authorized to provide research, educational information, and other services only to individuals and institutions that function with non-discrimination with respect to race, creed, color, religion,… Read More

Project Pantry: Baked Spaghetti

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This week’s simple recipe is a definite crowd pleaser: baked spaghetti! Ingredients you may need: 1 lb. spaghetti 1 lb. ground beef or other ground meat (optional) Mushrooms (or any veggies you want) 1 jar (16-24 oz.) of… Read More

Project Pantry: Breakfast Sandwich

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This week’s easy meal? A breakfast sandwich! Ingredients you may need: Bagels (You can also use English muffins or sandwich bread.) Sliced cheese (any kind you want) Eggs Meat (ham, bacon, or sausage) – OPTIONAL Butter Salt Pepper… Read More

Project Pantry: Chocolate Chip Muffins

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This week’s recipe takes a walk on the sweeter side: chocolate chip muffins! These sweet treats are perfect for breakfast or a quick snack and are so easy to make, you’ll want to make them all the time…. Read More

Managing Stress Over Finances

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In times of crisis, there can be so many additional challenges to our daily lives. Right now, as we all deal with the reality of the COVID-19 pandemic, some of those challenges are extremely difficult, and managing stress… Read More

Project Pantry: Chicken Fried Rice

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Do you love chicken fried rice? Make your own! This simple recipe is quick and delicious and can be on the table in no time with just a few ingredients. Ingredients: 2 tablespoons vegetable oil or Sesame oil… Read More

Project Pantry: Potato Pancakes

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This week’s simple meal? Potato pancakes! With just a few basic ingredients, you can easily whip up a batch of hearty and flavorful potato pancakes for a quick and delicious meal or side dish the whole family will… Read More

Project Pantry: Vegetable Stir-Fry

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Welcome to Project Pantry! Right now in Florida, we are currently under an official stay at home order due to the spread of the novel coronavirus, COVID-19. The announcement of this order inspired many people to rush back… Read More

Finding Calm in a Confusing World

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Article and audio introduction by Samantha Kennedy, Family and Consumer Sciences We like to feel as if we are always in control of our lives, especially during a crisis.  Being in control provides us with feelings of confidence… Read More