Store It Right

Does lettuce turn brown and slimy in your refrigerator? Is that two-year-old frozen turkey still safe to eat? Should you dispose of that slightly moldy cheese? “When in doubt throw it out” is definitely a safe practice to follow. However, throwing food out is like throwing money away. A few simple guidelines for food storage …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://escambia.ifas.ufl.edu/blog/2016/09/02/store-it-right/

Aerospace Community Event and Youth Day Camp

4-H is partnering with the Northwest Florida Modelers club to bring our community a day of fun and aeronautical adventure as community members take part in watching amazing demonstrations and youth get hands on in learning about the science of flight. Everyone is welcome, but please register your youth with us at the 4-H office …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://escambia.ifas.ufl.edu/blog/2016/05/04/aerospace-community-event-and-youth-day-camp/


Summer brings great opportunities for youth to engage in adventures and educational experiences beyond the classroom environment. 4-H offers hands on learning opportunities through day camps and residential camp each year. This year we will offer camps that teach our community’s youth about the environment and wildlife, aerospace, heritage arts like sewing and canning, civic …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://escambia.ifas.ufl.edu/blog/2016/05/04/4-h-summer-day-camps-2/

4-H Civic Leadership Program 2016

4-H Civic Leadership Program 2016 There are some wonderful opportunities coming up in the 4-H leadership program this spring and summer. All of these are centered on civic education, which includes teaching youth about the democratic process, debate, public speaking, service learning, and social awareness and responsibility. Please note the age that is appropriate for …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://escambia.ifas.ufl.edu/blog/2016/04/04/4-h-civic-leadership-program-2016/

Florida 4-H: Growing the True Leaders of Tomorrow Today

NEWS RELEASE Florida 4-H:  Growing the True Leaders of Tomorrow Today March 21, 2016 By: Brad Buck, 352-294-3303, bradbuck@ufl.edu Source: Chris DeCubellis, 352-846-4444, cdecube@ufl.edu GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Some say leaders are born, not made. Florida 4-H youth would disagree. During 2014-15, Florida 4-H reached more than 204,000 youth, ages 5-18, through 4-H clubs, school enrichment, …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://escambia.ifas.ufl.edu/blog/2016/03/28/florida-4-h-growing-the-true-leaders-of-tomorrow-today/

4-H Summer Camp 2016 Needs Your Help!

  Find out more about camp at escambia.ifas.ufl.edu/4h/!   4-H Summer Camp

Permanent link to this article: http://escambia.ifas.ufl.edu/blog/2016/03/17/4-h-summer-camp-2016-needs-your-help/

Securing a Buyer and Livestock Record Book Workshop

Escambia 4-H and the GCA&NRYO are partnering to bring youth participating in livestock projects a special workshop intended to help them learn about connecting with potential buyers for their livestock at terminal shows and preparing their record book for the show. This will be specifically tailored to meet the needs of the GCA&NRYO Spring Livestock …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://escambia.ifas.ufl.edu/blog/2016/03/11/securing-a-buyer-and-livestock-record-book-workshop/

Financial Aid and Scholarship Workshop for College Bound

We know that our youth are eager to take advantage of all the opportunities set before them. In this spirit, we are offering a preparatory course in financial aid and scholarships to help parent/guardians and their youth be more informed about how to go through the process and know what opportunities are available.  Dave Timberlake, …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://escambia.ifas.ufl.edu/blog/2016/03/11/financial-aid-and-scholarship-workshop-for-college-bound/

4-H Open House and County Events Competition

Join 4-Hers throughout the county as they demonstrate the skills they have learned through out the year and highlight different areas for hands-on learning available for all Escambia County youth ages 5-18. Doors will open to the public at 9:30am on April 2 after youth have completed the judged portion of their demonstrations. Youth will …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://escambia.ifas.ufl.edu/blog/2016/02/19/4-h-open-house-and-county-events-competition/

Horse Health and 4-H Youth Showmanship Clinic

Please join us for a two day horse clinic workshop!  For more information please contact Hank at 850-475-5230

Permanent link to this article: http://escambia.ifas.ufl.edu/blog/2016/02/03/horse-health-and-4-h-youth-showmanship-clinic/

Older posts «