Tag Archive: Celebration

Arbor Day–a celebration of the trees in our lives

The swing hanging from our magnolia tree has provided many happy memories for our family. Photo credit: Carrie Stevenson Do you have a favorite tree? Often, the trees in our lives tell a story. One of the selling points when we bought our house 14 years ago was the tall, healthy Southern magnolia in the …

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Permanent link to this article: http://jackson.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2018/01/05/arbor-day-a-celebration-of-the-trees-in-our-lives/

Farm Credit Seeking Nominations of Outstanding Farmers for Centennial Celebration

Rural America is constantly evolving to meet the needs of a changing global agriculture economy, and a new effort is underway to champion the men, women, and youth whose insights and influence are ensuring thriving rural communities for years to come. Farm Credit, one of the nation’s leading lenders and financial service providers to rural …

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Permanent link to this article: http://jackson.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2015/10/03/farm-credit-seeking-nominations-of-outstanding-farmers-for-centennial-celebration/

Farm-City Partnerships: A Celebration of America’s Strengths

This Jersey Dairy Calf is from a Panhandle dairy which supplies locally processed dairy goods directly to the community. These types of local Farm-City relationships strengthen community economies.  Photo by Judy Ludlow November is a time for honoring our Veterans, gathering our harvests, and recognizing the significance of agriculture in America.  In 1955 the National …

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Permanent link to this article: http://jackson.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2013/11/15/farm-city-partnerships-a-celebration-of-americas-strengths/