Tag Archive: Saving

Leaving the Tree Isn’t Saving the Tree

As cities expand, wooded lands and property with mature trees are being developed into commercial and residential sites. Unfortunately, the construction process can be deadly to nearby trees.  In most cases, the trees don’t die immediately.  Several years later as symptom development occurs in the declining trees, most people don’t associate it with the previous …

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Time Saving Tips for the Kitchen

My husband calls me the one-trip-wonder because of my stubborn refusal to make more than one trip in from the car regardless of the size or number of items needing to be carried in.  I know he thinks I’m crazy, but really, who has time to make 27 trips from the car to the house?  I guess it’s …

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Permanent link to this article: http://jackson.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2015/09/25/time-saving-tips-for-the-kitchen/

Saving Seed

You’ve grown some wonderful vegetables, annuals or perennials and you would like to save some of the seed from those plants to have for planting in the future. This is a great way to get more of the plants you know and love while saving on the expense of new plants. One exception are plants …

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Time Saving Technology- There’s an App for That!

Who doesn’t want a little more time? I am always looking for ways to help me get more done in the time I have. Over the years, I have found some great applications that I would like to share with busy 4-H parents and volunteers: ANYLIST—this is a great application allowing you to create lists. …

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The 2013 Seed Workshop: Saving Seed, Saving Farms, Enabling Sustainability

Announcing… an exciting local workshop coordinated and hosted by the FAMU State-Wide Small Farm Programs in collaboration with the Ekanlaunee Seed Exchange, Leon County Extension, and local small farmers The 2013 Seed Workshop: Saving Seed, Saving Farms, Enabling Sustainability Sunday, August 11, 2013 from 11:00 AM to 6:00 PM (EDT) Sponsored by:    To register, …

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Three Keys to Successful Saving

Saving money can be easy or it can be extremely difficult.  Why should you save?  To set aside money you could spend today…so you can spend it tomorrow!  Ask yourself some hard questions: What would happen if…  You lost your job?  You got sick?  You had an emergency? How will you pay for big purchases? …

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Permanent link to this article: http://jackson.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2013/02/26/three-keys-to-successful-saving/