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Keep/Start Recycling

Get Your Family Involved With Your Recycling Shelley Swenson Family and Consumer Sciences/ Expanded Food and Nutrition Program UF/IFAS Wakulla County Extension On my evening walks, I notice the trash and recycling containers curbside.  My informal analysis is… Read More

Pink Slime: University of Florida’s Dr. Carr Responds

Courtesy of Shelley Swenson UF/IFAS Wakulla Extension Family and Consumer Sciences, Agent II   There has been so much publicity lately about pink slime and its use by manufacturers in hamburger.  Dr. Chad Carr, Assistant Professor in Animal… Read More

Preserving the Harvest at Wakulla Wildlife Festival

Wakulla Wildlife Festival By Shelley Swenson Family and Consumer Sciences/ Expanded Food and Nutrition Program UF/IFAS Wakulla County Extension Join me at the Wakulla Wildlife Festival on Saturday, April 21st 12:30 – 1:30 p.m. for a Preserving the… Read More

Family Nutrition in Action

Courtesy of Shelley Swenson Family and Consumer Sciences Agent UF/IFAS Wakulla Extension It is our pleasure to share the latest issue of Family Nutrition in Action. This month, quick preparation of vegetables and 3-step meals are highlighted. There is… Read More

Green Scene: FDA Continues to Study Bisphenol A

By Shelley  Swenson Family and Consumer Sciences/Expanded Food and Nutrition Program UF/IFAS Wakulla County Extension Several months ago I wrote an article about some of the safety concerns expressed by many on the use of Bisphenol A (BPA).  It… Read More

Unoccupied Homes

Through our Master Money Mentor Program, we have another connection to University of Florida Resources.   Read this article by one of the University Coordinators on unoccupied homes.   The “Rise of Ownerless Homes”

Mom V.S. Money

Courtesty of Shelley Swenson Family and Consumer Sciences/ Expanded Food and Nutrition Program UF/IFAS Wakulla County Extension Through our Master Money Mentor Program we have another connection to University of Florida resources. Read this article by one of… Read More

Retirement Plans

Retirement Planning The amount of money needed for a financially secure retirement depends for the most part upon your age, your health, family composition, and your lifestyle goals for retirement. There is no easy answer to the question… Read More

Dietary Guidelines 2010 Continued: Foods to Increase in Your Diet

Shelley Swenson Family and Consumer Sciences/ Expanded Food and Nutrition Program UF/IFAS Wakulla County Extension Please welcome my guest contributor, Ms. Jennifer Murphy who is interning in our office through the Department of Agriculture.  She brings a rich… Read More