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Value-Added Products Utilizing Goat and Sheep Milk

Using surplus milk from goats and sheep can help to boost your personal or business revenue.
Value-added products can help you to boost your business or personal revenue. For example, surplus milk from goats and sheep, whethe…

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Contagious Agalactia in Sheep and Goats

Contagious agalactiae (CA) is a form of mycoplasmosis. Mycoplasmosis or Mycoplasma is costly for the dairy sheep and goat industry and can lead to incidences of mastitis (inflammation of mammary glands), arthritis (inflammation of joints),…

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Strive for Financial Well-Being

… well-being as being able to:

control finances
absorb the cost of unexpected financial events
meet financial goals
enjoy the financial freedom to make decisions that impact a person’s life

Financial well-being is also assoc…

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Striving for Financial Wellness

… your finances.
Having the ability to absorb unexpected financial events.
Staying on track to meet your financial goals.
Enjoying the financial freedom to make decisions that impact your life.

Financial well-being is also associ…

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Rethinking Youth Mentoring: A 2020 Vision

… with Varying Risk Profiles. New York, NY: A Public/Private Ventures project distributed by MDRC.….

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Volunteer on the Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service

…s in Alabama volunteered in their communities at an estimated value of $2 billion.
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Visit the All For Good website to search for volunteer opportunities on Jan. 20 in your community. For those interested in volunteering ye…

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Make Recycling a New Year’s Resolution

ALABAMA A&M UNIVERSITY, Ala.—  Recycling 10 plastic bottles saves enough energy to power a laptop for more than 25 hours. In fact, there are many benefits of recycling that help communities, the economy and the environment. In the ne…

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Alabama Extension Addresses Student Needs

…tes the Basic Needs Coalition efforts on the Alabama A&M campus. Other campus members include: Japhe Jelks, Student Government Association; Samira Hopkinson, Miss Alabama A&M University; Kim Davis, Marketing, Communications and Adva…

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The Lowdown on Fad Diets


“Even though fad diets help individuals to lose weight quickly, the weight is just as quick to return once you go back to your old eating habits,” said Andrea Morris, an Alabama Extension nutrition and health specialist.

These t…

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Think Safety First When Traveling

…e sure to pack some healthy snacks and plenty of water.
Beware of your surroundings during stops and do not let kids go to a restroom alone.

When traveling by train:

Pack lightly in case you have to carry your luggage for long di…

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Family Reading Activities for the Holidays

ALABAMA A&M UNIVERSITY, Ala. – With a little bit of imagination, parents can develop creative ways to get their children reading this holiday.

This time of the year, children are excited about winter break, while parents are stressed…

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Healthy Holiday Eating Tips

ALABAMA A&M UNIVERSITY, Ala.—  It’s not every day that grandma’s red velvet cake is served for dessert. So go ahead and enjoy it, but remember these healthy holiday eating tips throughout the holiday season.
Leave Some Room

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Reimagining Thanksgiving Leftovers

ALABAMA A&M UNIVERSITY, Ala.—It’s the day after Thanksgiving and you have a refrigerator full of leftovers. Don’t worry—reimagine Thanksgiving leftovers with a little creativity and by using practical food safety tips.

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Extension Specialist Receives National Honor for Excellence

…ational award. The Extension in Excellence Award was presented Sunday, Nov. 10 during APLU’s annual meeting in San Diego, California.

“Dr. Brandon’s honor marks the third time an Extension specialist at Alabama A&M University h…

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Diabetes in the Family


Having enough money to treat the disease also impacts families and could raise stress levels. Stress is not good for any disease. So, family members must work together to not only manage the disease but to manage monthly househo…

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