Monthly Archive: February 2014

4-Hers – Raise Your Hands!!!

HughsNet and National 4-H Council have launched a new campaign to promote 4-H STEM, as well as help build our alumni database.  The Raise Your Hand campaign asks youth and adults to fill out a quick online form to “raise their hand.”  The state 4-H organization with the most raised hands wins a $10,000 …

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Farm Bill Meeting

If you plan to attend, please call the Holmes County Extension Office at 547-1108 to RSVP by 10:00am on Tuesday, February 18, 2014.

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Free Healthy Cooking Demonstrations

Join us for free monthly healthy cooking demonstration classes sponsored by the Holmes County Health Department and University of Florida/IFAS Extension Holmes County. The classes will be held at 12:00 pm at the Holmes County Agriculture Center, 1173 E. Highway 90, Bonifay, on the following dates: February 19 March 19 April 23 May 21 June …

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Sausage Making, Meat Curing, and Meat Smoking Class – February 18

Tuesday, February 18 6:00 – 8:30 p.m. Vernon Community Center 2808 Yellow Jacket Drive, Vernon 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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