Extension Connector Newsletter - December 2014
Extension Connector Newsletter - April 2014
Have you ever felt overwhelmed in the produce section of your local grocery store? There are so many different fruits and vegetables to choose from and knowing how to select and prepare the varieties can be a challenge. Kale is becoming quite popular and provides many health benefits! Kale chips can be a great snack in place of potato chips while providing a lot of nutrients at the same time.
As more and more people are concerning themselves with weight control and health it is important to keep in mind the body's necessity for certain nutrients in order to function properly. Did you know the dark leafy green vegetable, spinach, is high in nutritional benefits?
Extension Connector Newsletter - August 2014
If you have grapes, then you should be on the lookout for black rot. Black rot impacts grape production every year. It is a fungus that infects young canes, flowers, tendrils, leaves, and fruit. Most individuals do not notice they have black rot until they see the dark, mummified grapes on their vines.
Two weeks ago, I assisted one of my co-workers as she taught a class to homeschool children about birds. During the class we talked about the different species, what makes birds unique, and how you care for birds. That got me thinking that now is a great time to do some adjustments to your landscape to attract hummingbirds to your residence.