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IMMERSING IN THE FARM TO TABLE EXPERIENCE TO IMPROVE CULINARY SKILLS AND HEALTH


April 11, 2022

2022 - Central District All Faculty Symposium – Family and Consumer Sciences (FCS)  L. Johnson. UF/IFAS Extension, Lake County, Tavares, FL SITUATION: With more meals consumed away from home, there is a decreased occurrence of balanced ... READ MORE

Category: Health & Nutrition, UF/IFAS, UF/IFAS Extension, Work & Life
Tags: 2022, 2022 Central District Symposium, 2022 UF/IFAS Central District Symposium, Extension, Family And Consumer Sciences, FCS, IFAS Extension, Lori Johnson

FOOD SYSTEMS IN SEASON WORKSHOPS ON YOUTUBE LIVE.


April 11, 2022

2022 - Central District All Faculty Symposium – Family and Consumer Sciences (FCS) W. Lester, UF/IFAS Extension, Hernando County, Brooksville, FL and W. Lynch, UF/IFAS Extension, St. Johns County, St. Augustine, FL. Situation: There is ... READ MORE

Category: Health & Nutrition, UF/IFAS, UF/IFAS Extension, Work & Life
Tags: 2022, 2022 Central District Symposium, 2022 UF/IFAS Central District Symposium, Bill Lester, Brooksville, Extension, Family And Consumer Sciences, FCS, Food Systems, Hernando County, IFAS Extension, St. Augustine, St. Johns County, Wendy Lynch, William Lester

COMMUNITY GARDEN PROGRAM SUPPORTS HEALTHY LIVING


April 10, 2022

2022 - Central District All Faculty Symposium – Horticulture, Florida-Friendly Landscaping (FFL) T. Freeman, UF/IFAS Extension St. Johns County, Florida Situation: Research has demonstrated that community gardens have a number of positive ... READ MORE

Category: Florida-Friendly Landscaping, Health & Nutrition, HOME LANDSCAPES, UF/IFAS, UF/IFAS Extension
Tags: 2022, 2022 Central District Symposium, 2022 UF/IFAS Central District Symposium, Extension, FFL, Florida-Friendly Landscaping, Hort., Horticulture, IFAS Extension, St. Johns Co, T. Freeman, Terra Freeman

MILK RUN 5k: EXPANDING PROGRAM VISIBILITY THROUGH UNCONVENTIONAL EXTENSION PROGRAMS


April 1, 2021

J. Anderson, V. Zabala, J. Rodriguez, M. Souers, UF/IFAS Extension Orange County, Orlando, FL Situation: In 2016 Orange County reported 62.2% of the adult population had overweight or obesity and 56.9% were inactive or insufficiently active. ... READ MORE

Category: Health & Nutrition, UF/IFAS Extension, Work & Life
Tags: 2021, 2021-UF/IFAS-central-district-symposium, Central District, Covid-19, Family And Consumer Sciences, FCS, IFAS Extension, J. Anderson, Orange County Orlando, Symposium, UF/IFAS Extension, V. Zabala

EXPANDING PROGRAM DEVELOPMENT CAPABILITIES THROUGH SUSTAINABLE STATEWIDE AGENT COLLABORATIONS


April 1, 2021

V. Zabala, UF/IFAS Extension, Orange County, Orlando, FL; L. Johnson, UF/IFAS Extension, Lake County, Tavares, FL; S. Fundingsland, UF/IFAS Extension, Collier County, Naples FL; K. Griffin, UF/IFAS Extension, Suwannee County, Live Oak, FL; T. ... READ MORE

Category: Health & Nutrition, Professional Development, UF/IFAS Extension, Work & Life
Tags: 2021, 2021-UF/IFAS-central-district-symposium, Central District, Covid-19, Family And Consumer Sciences, FCS, IFAS Extension, Orange County, Orlando, Symposium, UF/IFAS Extension, V. Zabala

UTILIZING A HYBRID PLATFORM FOR BRINGING FARM TO TABLE CONCEPTS TO 4-H MEMBERS THROUGH EXPERIENTIAL LEARNING


April 1, 2021

L. Johnson. UF/IFAS Extension, Lake County, Tavares, FL; D. Meringolo. UF/IFAS Extension, Lake County, Tavares, FL; J. Daugherty. UF/IFAS Extension, Lake County, Tavares, FL. SITUATION: Connecting where our food comes from and the value it ... READ MORE

Category: Health & Nutrition, UF/IFAS Extension
Tags: 2021, 2021 Central District Symposium, 2021-UF/IFAS-central-district-symposium, 4-H, Central District, IFAS Extension, L. Johnson, Lake County, Symposium, Tavares, UF/IFAS Extension, Youth Development

ORANGE COUNTY 4-H HEALTHY KIDS CAMP 2020: VIRTUAL DELIVERY


April 1, 2021

J. Anderson, J., Roberts, J., Rodriguez, J., Silvasy, T., Souers, M., Thralls, E., Wooten, H., Yarborough, J., Zabala, V. UF/IFAS Extension, Orange County, Orlando, FL Situation: Nearly one in three school-age children and adolescents in ... READ MORE

Category: Camp, Health & Nutrition, UF/IFAS Extension
Tags: 2021, 2021 Central District Symposium, 2021-UF/IFAS-central-district-symposium, 4-H, Central District, M. Souers, Orange County, Orlando, Symposium, UF/IFAS Extension, Youth Development

IMPROVING FUNCTIONAL FITNESS AND REDUCING RISK OF SARCOPENIA IN OLDER ADULTS.


April 11, 2020

W. Lynch, UF/IFAS Extension, Putnam County, East Palatka, FL. Situation: Florida’s 65 and older population is 19.9%[1] and is estimated to reach 32.5% by 2030 [22] ; 23.2% of Putnam[33] County residents are ages 65 or older. Aging is often ... READ MORE

Category: Health & Nutrition, Relationships & Family
Tags: 2020, 2020 UF/IFAS Central District Symposium, Aging, Central District, Family And Consumer Sciences, Putnam County, Sarcopenia, UF/IFAS Extension, W. Lynch

AGING WELL IN FLORIDA, A TRI-COUNTY APPROACH


April 11, 2020

L. Duncan, UF/ IFAS Extension Sumter County, L. Spence, UF/IFAS Extension Marion County, M. Wilchcombe, UF/IFAS Extension Lake County. Situation: The population in The Villages Florida continues to grow. Following a series of programs called ... READ MORE

Category: Health & Nutrition, Home Management
Tags: 2020, 2020 UF/IFAS Central District Symposium, Aging, Central District, Family And Consumer Sciences, L. Duncan, Lake County, M. Wilchcombe, Organizing, Sumter County, UF/IFAS Extension, Wellness

IMPROVING CULINARY SKILLS THROUGH THE COOK SMART, EAT SMART PROGRAM.


April 11, 2020

V. Zabala, UF/IFAS Extension Orange County, Orlando, FL. Situation: In general, foods prepared away from home provide more calories, sodium, and saturated fats than foods prepared at home. The Food & Drug Administration reports that for ... READ MORE

Category: Food Safety, Health & Nutrition, Work & Life
Tags: 2020, 2020 UF/IFAS Central District Symposium, Central District, Family And Consumer Sciences, Orange County, UF/IFAS Extension, V. Zabala

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