Beginners Pressure Canning Class – October 21

Ready to move beyond jams & jellies? Ready to preserve all of your garden bounty? Ready to have hearty meals on your pantry shelf?    ~ Join us for a hands-on class to can vegetables ~ Tuesday, October 21 ~ 6:00 – 9:30 PM (CDT) Ebro Community Center 6629 Dog Track Road, Ebro Cost: …

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Visit UF IFAS Extension at the 37th Annual Sunbelt Ag Expo

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  You can find out when to plant crops, how to can foods safely and how to use paper to pot plants from University of Florida experts at the 37th annual Sunbelt Ag Expo. The Sunbelt Ag Expo, Oct .14-16 in Moultrie, Ga., is the largest agricultural expo in the southeast, and more than 100,000 …

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Mix It Up! Convenience Mix Class – September 16

Learn to make your own baking mix, one-dish meal mix, Cream-of-Whatever soup mix, and many others to save money and eat healthier. Join us on Tuesday, September 16, 6-8 p.m. CDT, at Carmel Assembly of God Church, 1485 Carmel Church Road, Bonifay. Cost is $5.00, which includes course materials. Pre-registration is requested – please contact …

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4-H Club Schedules for September – December 2014

Holmes County 4-H Club Meetings TENTATIVE DATES for Sept. – Dec. 2014: Archery:             Beginners – 1st Tuesday of each month, 3:30 – 5:30 PM, Jim’s House             Advanced – 1st Friday of each month, 3:30 – 5:30PM, Jim’s House                                – 3rd Friday of each month, 3:30 – 5:30PM, Jim’s House             September …

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2nd Annual 4-H Day at LEGOLAND

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LEGOLAND is sponsoring the 2nd Annual 4-H Day at LEGOLAND on Saturday, September 20th – just in time for 4-H Club Kickoffs!  Florida 4-H families will be able to purchase tickets to LEGOLAND theme park for $30.00 each (regular price is $75.00).  In addition, $5.00 from every ticket sold will go to the Florida …

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Fall 2014 SHIP Homebuyer Education Class Schedule Now Available

The September-December 2014 Homebuyer Education Class Schedule is now posted on our website. Click here to view the updated schedule Please contact the Holmes County Extension Office, 850.547.1108 (TDD, via the Florida Relay Service, 1.800-955.8771) to pre-register.

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Grill It Up! Beyond Steaks – Options for Beef on the Grill- August 14

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Learn tips for grilling a variety of cuts of beef for delicious, healthy meals that are easy on the budget. Join us Thursday, August 14, 5:30-7:30 p.m., at the Washington County Ag Center, 1424 Jackson Avenue, Chipley. This hands-on program includes grilling tips, meat selection, and menu ideas. Registration is $5 per person and …

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Sausage Making, Meat Smoking, and Meat Curing Class – August 19

Tuesday, August 19 6:00 – 8:30 p.m. Holmes County Ag. Center 1173 E. Highway 90, Bonifay This class provides a hands-on opportunity to learn the basics of sausage making, meat curing, and smoking.  We’ll demonstrate the entire process – what types and cuts of meats to choose, selecting your spices, food safety and proper handling of raw …

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Holmes County 4-H Will Hold Open Meeting for New Livestock Club

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Holmes County 4-H will hold an open meeting for youth interested in raising 4-H animal projects and showing their animals in upcoming local fairs. Interested youth, parents, and individuals interested in volunteering are encouraged to attend this meeting on Tuesday, August 12, 2014, beginning at 6:00 PM at the Holmes County Ag Center. Youth …

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Building a Basic Pantry/Cooking with Preserved Foods Class – July 15

Tuesday, July 15 ~ 6:00-8:00 PM CDT Wausau Town Hall 1607 2nd Avenue,  Wausau Join us to learn ways to use preserved foods in everyday meals and how to set up a basic, well-equipped pantry. Cost:  $5.00 – includes materials PRE-REGISTRATION is required – UF/IFAS Extension Washington County Office – 850-638-6265 OR UF/IFAS Extension Holmes …

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