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Families Should Play Together for Exercise

You may not need coats and your yard may not have these leaves but finding fun and creative ways to engage children in exercise is important.  You can consider yourself successful if they have fun doing so without knowing they are meeting physical activity recommendations by participating in at least 60 minutes of moderate or …

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Permanent link to this article: http://jefferson.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2016/05/19/families-should-play-together-for-exercise/

NISAW 2016 – Working together to remove Giant Salvinia (Salvinia molesta) from Northwest Florida

  Giant Salvinia mats completely covering Bay County pond. This fast growing invasive can double in size every week! Photo by L. Scott Jackson   Matthew Phillips and Scott Jackson UF/IFAS Extension and Research works with many partners supporting invasive species management actions and strategies across Florida. One key partner is the Florida Fish & Wildlife …

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Permanent link to this article: http://jefferson.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2016/02/26/nisaw-2016-working-together-to-remove-giant-salvinia-salvinia-molesta-from-northwest-florida/

Art and Plants Come Together at the “Art & Garden Fall Family Festival”

The University of Florida/IFAS presents Art & Garden Fall Family Festival, October 3, at the North Florida Research and Education Center (NFREC), Quincy Campus. Join us that day and discover creative ways to explore visual art and the art of gardening through demonstrations and fun activities for the whole family. Speak with experts about all …

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Permanent link to this article: http://jefferson.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2015/09/29/art-and-plants-come-together-at-the-art-garden-fall-family-festival/

Traditions Help Bind Us Together as a Family

Family traditions bind us together. According to the Free Merriam-Webster On-line Dictionary, there are countless definitions of family. Perhaps, one definition that  most could agree on is that a family is a group of people united by certain convictions or a common connection. Don’t let the pressures of this hectic and ever-changing holiday season (or any …

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Permanent link to this article: http://jefferson.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2013/02/13/traditions-help-bind-us-together-as-a-family/