While artificial trees are certainly more of the norm these days, there is a growing trend of people choosing authentic Christmas trees to decorate their home during the holiday season. While artificial trees certainly have their advantages, the experience of cutting your own tree or the fragrance a real one provides can add a great deal of festivity to any home. If you are new to purchasing a real tree, Purdue Extension has a few excellent resources to help you out along the way. Publications F
Here are some ideas for holiday presents (large and small) for busy cooks and perhaps yourself! Consider bundling several smaller items together for one present.
Summer Assistant Job Description
The White County 4-H Summer Assistant works with and reports directly to the White County 4-H Youth Extension Educator and assists in the organization and delivery of the White County 4-H Program.
The new Veterinary Feed Directive (VFD) Rule went into effect in 2015, but must be implemented by January 1, 2017. This rule outlined steps the feed industry must take to reduce the use of targeted antibiotics in medicated feed for food animals. These steps significantly change the way certain antibiotics can be used in animal agriculture. All producers, no matter the size of their operations, will need a VFD from a veterinarian to use feed that includes medically important antibiotics. To help
The time is here to enroll in White County 4-H for the 2016-2017 4-H year! The online enrollment window is October 1st, 2016 - January 15, 2017. Youth (4-H and Mini 4-H) can be enrolled using the 4HOnline system at https://in.4honline.com.
If your plastic food container can't hold its shape in hot water or the microwave, then you may need to toss (or recycle) it. This is true of most containers that are meant to transport food such as takeout containers, and those that you purchase food products in, such as yogurt containers. These types of containers are designed for a one-time use only.
White County 4-H Junior Leaders