Heat, Hydration, and Dehydration: Tips to drink more water
This is the 3rd blog in this series. Over the past 20 years, I have heard many program participants and clientele state that they don’t like to drink water, or they never drink water
Nourishment…a common thread woven through school gardens
Nourishment, a common thread woven through school gardens, and for many it is the reason to have them. Why would teachers have a school garden? After all, for some- it adds another responsibility, to an already full plate
Master Gardener Volunteers Ready to Help in Fort Walton Beach
What happened to the old Extension Office Annex on Hollywood Boulevard in Fort Walton Beach where I used to go to have my lawn and garden questions answered? Here is the answer as well as info on where to find us now. The main office for the University of Florida-IFAS Extension in Okaloosa County has always been located in the Crestview area since the early 1900s
Celebrate Heart Health Month
During the month of February, we encourage all people to take an assessment of their heart health. For starters, ask yourself this simple question
You’re Invited! Celebrate Wakulla County’s 180th Birthday with 4-H on March 11!
The Wakulla Wonderful event is back! On Saturday, March 11, from 11 am to 4 PM, Wakulla 4-H invites the Board of County Commissioners, all elected county officials, our business community and all citizens to join Wakulla 4-H at the Wakulla County Courthouse square on High Road for a celebration of Wakulla’s founding and community history. Weather permitting, the celebration will be in the closed road and parking lot areas
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Did you know that one of the TOP 5 issues found at the University of Florida Plant Diagnostic Center is “No Disease Detected”? Basically, that means the plant issue is something other than a pest or disease. That also means more pesticides is not the answer
Working with Water Connects Us All-the Water Ambassador Program.
Article by UF/IFAS Extension Broward County Urban Horticulture Agent Lorna Bravo To make a difference concerning the issues surrounding water quality and quantity in our urban landscapes, we must understand how we interact and connect with water in urban environments. Florida's Challenges The United Nations world urbanization prospects revision estimated that by