Monthly Archive: August 2012

4-H Club to Host Goat and Sheep Workshop

Country Bumpkins 4-H Club will host a Goat and Sheep workshop on Tuesday, September 4, at 6:00 PM, at the Jackson County Extension Service. The workshop will teach youth how to start a goat or a sheep livestock project, how to care for your project and how to show it in a livestock show. If …

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Permanent link to this article: http://jackson.ifas.ufl.edu/4-h/2012/08/24/4-h-club-to-host-goat-and-sheep-workshop/

Jackson County 4-H Welcomes New 4-H Cooking Club

Jackson County 4-H is excited to announce the start of a new 4-H Cooking Club. 4-H Cooking Club members will learn food preparation skills and kitchen safety by preparing fun and tasty recipes at each meeting. Club members will also learn how to present cooking demonstrations and learn to complete a 4-H cooking project …

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Permanent link to this article: http://jackson.ifas.ufl.edu/4-h/2012/08/22/jackson-county-4-h-welcomes-new-4-h-cooking-club/

4-H Ag Adventures Scheduled for November

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Jackson County 4-H will host 4-H Ag Adventures November 1-2, 2012. This free educational program is offered to all first grade students in Jackson County and is designed to teach students about the science …

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Permanent link to this article: http://jackson.ifas.ufl.edu/4-h/2012/08/17/4-h-ag-adventures-scheduled-for-november/

We Want to Know What You Think

Jackson County 4-H is conducting a survey to learn what methods of information delivery are the most preferred by our 4-H Clientele. Please take a couple of minutes to complete this very short survey. Click the link below to start the survey. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact me.

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Permanent link to this article: http://jackson.ifas.ufl.edu/4-h/2012/08/06/we-want-to-know-what-you-think/

Tips for Making Healthier Choices When Eating Out

  With the significant increase in obesity over the past 40 years, it is important for families to practice simple strategies for achieving and maintaining a healthy body weight. One of these strategies can be making healthier choices at restaurants. Completely eliminating fast-food and dining-out is not realistic for most families. Instead, making small, …

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Permanent link to this article: http://jackson.ifas.ufl.edu/4-h/2012/08/03/tips-for-making-healthier-choices-when-eating-out/