Tag: environmentally friendly

Wildflowers: Nature At Its Most Beautiful

By Les Harrison Wakulla County Extension Director The thought of wildflowers tends to generate images of serene rural settings and the flawless appearance of nature at its most beautiful.  A spray of colors dances through the filtered sunlight… Read More

CAMPS AT WAKULLA EXTENSION

[portfolio_slideshow] By Shelley Swenson and Sherri Kraeft, UF IFAS/Wakulla Extension Campers are having a great week at Project Runway. They had hat day, they made duct tape art and lots of other fun things. These hands-on-learning experiences that teach… Read More

UF/IFAS Wakulla Extension Open House on June 23, 2012 from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

[portfolio_slideshow] The growing season is here and there are some wonderful locally grown foods readily available.  Local gardens and orchards are bursting with fruits and vegetables. Locally produced, home grown fruits and vegetables have some very attractive features… Read More

Wakulla Extension Offers Fun, Free Events

Join us for fun events 4-H Summer Camps – (each camp has a fee) click here for more information (note: Survival 101 is full and Bachelor/Bachelorette is canceled) Do you need help with your finances? Call for a Master Money Mentor… Read More

A Series of Gardening Workshops

•A Series of Gardening Workshops Learn to Grow More Fruits and Vegetables Schedule

Learn To Grow More Fruits and Vegetables

View the following to learn about our series of gardening and landscape workshops starting March 17 and lasting through April 14 as well as Thursday Workshops and Master Gardener Training Registration . Learn to Grow More Fruits and… Read More

Is it time to ban the can? What is BPA?

By Shelley Swenson Family & Consumer Sciences Agent Is it time to Ban the Can? What is BPA and should I avoid it? Where is the research to support this concern?  Has it been suggested to you through your reading… Read More

SAVE THE DATE FOR “GREEN” EVENTS

By Shelley Swenson, Family & Consumer Sciences Agent, Wakulla County Extension 850-926-3931 Plan to attend two important Green Events: Interested in Green Cleaning products.  UF/IFAS Wakulla County Extension and Sustainable Big Bend will offer a workshop entitled “Going… Read More

Changes in the Way We Light Our Homes

The Green Scene By Shelley Swenson  Oh the far reaching effects of our government.  Were you aware of the Energy Independence and Security Act which became law in 2007?  The law mandated new efficiency standards to be set… Read More

Arbor Day 2012

Free Trees at Arbor Day Festival Join Wakulla County Extension as we celebrate Arbor Day.  January 21st will find the 8thannual Crawfordville Arbor Day celebration – and tree giveaway – at Hudson Park.  Starting at 10am on Saturday,… Read More