UF/IFAS Extension
Nassau County

Nassau County Extension staff conduct programs in 4-H Youth Development, Agriculture & Natural Resources, Lawns Gardens & Landscapes, and Familes & Consumers.

Contact

nassau@ifas.ufl.edu
(904) 530-6353
543350 US Hwy 1
Callahan, FL 32011-6486

Hours

Monday - Friday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm

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CAN GREEN BAGS REALLY KEEP YOUR FOOD FRESH FOR WEEKS?
Can 'green bags' really keep your food fresh for weeks? You've likely seen them on late-night TV. Commercials boasting: "Our miracle green bags can keep your foods fresh for weeks!" "Made with all-natural minerals, our bags lock in the freshness using nanotechnology!" "With our containers, one week-old chicken salad tastes as fresh as the day it was bought

01/19/2018

What's Going on Near You

Fruit Trees for NE Florida – Landscape Matters 2018
Wednesday January 24 at 10AM UF/IFAS Nassau County Horticulture Extension Agent IV Rebecca Jordi will teach a class on growing and maintaining fruit trees in your landscape. The class will take place at the Yulee Extension office at 86026 Pages Dairy Road where the UF/IFAS Nassau Fruit Demonstration Garden is located

11/02/2017

Almond Butter
Homemade raw almond butter will keep in the refrigerator for about two weeks, and store-bought may keep for months. Once opened, almond butter and peanut butter, especially the kind without added salt, sugar, or preservatives, is incredibly susceptible to rancidity and spoilage

11/28/2017

Reflections and Resolutions
You see it often this time of year. The year in review, the top ten stories for the past year, things to work on in the year ahead

12/22/2017

COMMON MYTHS ABOUT FOOD SAFETY AT HOME
    COMMON MYTHS ABOUT FOOD     SAFETY AT HOME           Over the years we have all heard advice related to keep our food safe.  Some of the advice rings true, while other guidance is wrong

01/19/2018

‘Tis the Season to Avoid Holiday Scams
  ‘Tis The Season to Avoid Holiday Scams Scammers use the Holidays to glean your personal and financial information and infect your computer with identity-stealing malware.  Here are the top 4 schemes, and how to avoid them

12/08/2017

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    Almond Butter
    Homemade raw almond butter will keep in the refrigerator for about two weeks, and store-bought may keep for months. Once opened, almond butter and peanut butter, especially the kind without added salt, sugar, or preservatives, is incredibly susceptible to rancidity and spoilage

    11/28/2017

    PARENTS AND STUDENTS CHECK OUT COLLEGE TAX BENEFITS
    Two college tax credits apply to students enrolled in an eligible college, university or vocational school. Eligible students include the taxpayer, their spouse and dependents

    11/13/2017