Monthly Archive: October 2016

Escambia County 4-H Foundation Board Meeting

Escambia County 4-H Foundation Foundation Board Meeting Thursday, October 27, 2016 5 p.m. – Langley Bell 4-H Center For further information contact Susan Hendrix at 850-475-5230 or shendrix@ufl.edu

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FOR THE HEALTH OF IT – Cooking Solo

FOR THE HEALTH OF IT COOKING SOLO   A large and ever growing number live the single live these days. You have a lot of company and something in common: freedom of choice. Cooking for one or two can be creative and nutritious whether you’re a novice cook or your family has grown and moved …

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Winter Weed Management

Temperatures will soon be cooling down and some of our winter weeds will begin germinating.  If weeds such as Annual bluegrass, chickweed, or henbit have been problems in the lawn in previous years, consider applying a pre emergent herbicide when our nighttime temps reach 55-65 degrees F for about a week.  You may choose a …

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Peanut Butter and Socks

It’s that time of year: going to Friday night football games, decorating with pumpkins, welcoming in some cooler weather, and harvesting our locally grown peanuts and cotton. This also means it’s time for the Peanut Butter Challenge. We collect jars of unopened peanut butter throughout the Northwest Panhandle of Florida through November 23rd. (Contact the …

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Financial Fasting Finale

I did it!  Or should I say, I didn’t do it!  Or more realistically, I almost didn’t do it!  What?  Spend money in the month of September.  Some of you may remember my wallet really needed a break, so I set a goal to spend no money in the month of September unless absolutely necessary. …

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