Tag: Family Youth & Community Sciences

What’s In Season Now?

Summer Break is almost here! Beat the heat and keep the kids entertained with a melon carving party! Closely related to pumpkins, melons are fun and easy to carve. So, dust off the melon baller (or your pumpkin… Read More

The Green Scene

Outdoor Recreation: Places to Go, Things to See Shelley Swenson is your local Family & Consumer Science Extension Agent III, UF/IFAS Wakulla County We live in the recreation capital of Florida when it comes to outdoor activities. It… Read More

What’s In the Garden Now — Radishes

By Les Harrison, UF/IFAS Wakulla County Extension Director and Shelley Swenson, UF/IFAS Wakulla County Family and Consumer Sciences Agent As the old saying goes, April showers will bring May flowers, but there is much more to April. While… Read More

Fun Food Faces

Mothers learned creative ways to encourage their children to eat fruits and vegetables at a fun workshop with our Family & Consumer Sciences Agent III, Shelly Swenson!

What’s in Season Now?

Happy St. Patrick’s Day! Surprise your family tonight with a rainbow of fruits and vegetables! Spend time with your kids and celebrate by making broccoli or spinach shamrocks. There are all sorts of fun, creative, ideas you and… Read More

What’s In Season Now?

Happy St. Patrick’s Day! Surprise your family tonight with a rainbow of fruits and vegetables! Spend time with your kids and celebrate by making broccoli or spinach shamrocks. There are all sorts of fun, creative, ideas you and… Read More

Employment Opportunity Available

Your local Wakulla Extension Office is looking for a temporary Family & Consumers Science Agent this Summer! For more information, please click here…Extension – Family Consumer Science Agent (OPS)  

Stages of Life Workshop – CANCELLED

Unfortunately, due to lack of registrants, the Stages of Life Workshop has been cancelled. Call us at (850) 926-3931 if you have any questions. Thank you! Local Wakulla County Family and Consumer Sciences Agent, Shelley Swenson, has partnered… Read More

High Blood Pressure

February is American Heart Month Have you had your blood pressure taken lately? Research shows that about half of the adults that suffer hypertension have not been diagnosed. There are several risk factors for developing high blood pressure–learn… Read More

Preparing for the Canning Season

            In addition to planting your spring garden and reviewing the latest food safety materials, you should consider having your pressure canner gauge tested. Today’s pressure canner may have a dial gauge for indicating… Read More