University of Florida/IFAS Extension Hillsborough County offers the online class Building Financial Stability. This is an opportunity to learn basic strategies to achieve financial stability.
Goals, Spending, & Saving
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UF/IFAS Extension Hillsborough County is partnering with Florida Department of Elder Affairs SHINE program to present a Medicare webinars series.
All are 12:00 pm – 1:00pm EST, Cost = Free
September 14: Medicare Basics - This presentation ... READ MORE
Until recently, the three major credit bureaus – Equifax, Experian & TransUnion- tracked and treated medical debt collection very similar to other types of collections.
If a consumer does not pay a debt, the creditor can sell the unpaid ... READ MORE
Today is National Hot Dog Day!
July is a great month to celebrate this ALL-AMERICAN FOOD!
However, are hot dogs worth the risks?
Hot dogs are processed meat. What is processed meat? The American Heart Association defines it as "meat preserved ... READ MORE
“I am a grass farmer first and a cattle rancher second.”
We have all seen our feed bills (like many other inputs) on the rise lately. Feed costs typically account for the greatest percentage of total enterprise costs in a cow-calf operation. ... READ MORE
Common wetland types found in Florida include:
Descriptions of wetland types:
Deep (salt) marsh
Hardwood swamp (bottomland)
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The following is paraphrased from a 1979 study conducted by the University of Florida for Hillsborough County Government
This historical look at the predominant plant communities of Hillsborough County's past was divided into five periods ... READ MORE
Estate planning sounds like something for the wealthy. The truth, adults of all income levels need an estate plan. An estate plan enables your wishes to be carried out on issues such health care, transfer of assets, and care for dependents. ... READ MORE
Let's celebrate by packing our lunch. The possibilities are endless.
5 GREAT ideas for your next brown bag lunch.
A salad is always a good one, but try adding various vegetables, sauces, or herbs to spruce it up.
Wraps are an ... READ MORE
Poultry pest management is an important topic for backyard chicken owners. Lice and mites are the most common poultry pests in Florida. Fleas can also pose an issue to your flock. Understanding the basics about these pesky external parasites ... READ MORE