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A New Year’s Day Meal

…s what many people are hoping for in the new year. Well, at least it is for those eating a traditional New Year’s Day meal of ham, greens and black-eyed peas.

Ham is supposed to bring good health, while black-eyed peas are to ensure go…

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Controlling Scale Insects and Mealybugs

Scale insects and mealybugs can be difficult to detect. Learn how to identify and control these pests hiding on your plants and turfgrass.

Scale insects and mealybugs are plant-feeding pests considered by landscapers an…

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Family Mealtime Matters

Focus on Mealtime
Research shows that youth who experience frequent family Meals together, at least four to five times a week, are more confident and well adjusted, more socially interactive, perform better in school, consume healthier die…

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How to Make 6 Meals from 1 Chicken

How many meals can you make from one chicken? Buy a whole chicken on sale at the grocery store, and turn it into six great meals! Cooking the chicken in a crock pot makes for a tender, juicy chicken, great broth and also easy cooking.


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Making a Change with Social Marketing

…n the last year. Over half (59%) reported participation in the National School Lunch Program’s free or reduced priced meals for children, and 40% reported participation in SNAP/EBT.

Growing Awareness of the Live Well Alabama Campaign…

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Positive Changes Spread Across Alabama for a Healthier Culture

…s at faith communities influenced by SNAP-Ed.


Systems changes promoted healthy options at congregational meals.
Promotional efforts encouraged healthy selections at congregational meals and provided recipe demonstrations t…

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Nutrition Education Moves Youth and Parents Toward Better Health

…s and 312 classrooms. All schools were SNAP-Ed eligible with more than 50% of students receiving free or reduced priced meals through the National School Lunch Program. Classes included a mix of educator-led discussion, guided vegetable tas…

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Youth Leadership Conference

… Online registration instructions are on the website at Registration includes lodging for one night, meals, supplies, and a T-shirt.
Agent Expenses
4-H Foundation regional Extension agent expenses will come from his or …

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4-H Registration Open for Space Camp

…n like an astronaut, complete a simulated space mission and much more.

The camp fee is $299, which includes lodging, meals, materials, program costs, a t-shirt and also a full schedule of space camp activities. Visit the 4-H Pathfinder w…

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From the Live Well Alabama Kitchen – Potluck Taco Soup

… a hot bowl of soup. This Food Friday, Live Well Alabama is cooking Potluck Taco Soup. This recipe is a simple, one pot meal that makes clean up a breeze. If you have leftovers, freeze them for a quick meal another day. This recipe serves 8…

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Battling Holiday Stress and Depression

… Flowers said. “If you are hosting a holiday dinner, don’t put so much pressure on yourself to produce the perfect meal. Instead, assign every family member a dish to bring.”

Flowers said having a clear expectation and action plan…

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Holiday Food Safety Important for Cooks

…he ‘danger zone’  between 41°and 135°F. This is important to remember, especially when entertaining with a large meal or buffet. Do not let perishable foods remain longer than two hours in this temperature danger zone.

“Do not a…

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Sticking to a Food Budget This Holiday

To help further extend your food budget this holiday season, check out the Extension publication How to Make 6 Meals From 1 Chicken. For more information, visit or contact your county Extension office….

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Whole Cottonseed Use in Beef Cattle Diets

… cattle is gossypol toxicosis. Gossypol toxicosis is generally attributed to overfeeding whole cottonseed or cottonseed meal. Of the two options, whole cottonseed can be fed in larger amounts than the meal because gossypol is released more …

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Healthy Holiday Eating Tips

…kout plan.”

Include visiting family and friends in workout plans. Gather everyone up for a walk before and after the meal. Plan a game that will get everyone moving like a scavenger hunt, a game of basketball or relay games. It can also …

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