Grill It Up! Beyond Steaks – Options for Beef on the Grill- August 14

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Learn tips for grilling a variety of cuts of beef for delicious, healthy meals that are easy on the budget. Join us Thursday, August 14, 5:30-7:30 p.m., at the Washington County Ag Center, 1424 Jackson Avenue, Chipley. This hands-on program includes grilling tips, meat selection, and menu ideas.

Registration is $5 per person and …

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Sausage Making, Meat Smoking, and Meat Curing Class – August 19

Tuesday, August 19 6:00 – 8:30 p.m. Holmes County Ag. Center 1173 E. Highway 90, Bonifay

This class provides a hands-on opportunity to learn the basics of sausage making, meat curing, and smoking.  We’ll demonstrate the entire process – what types and cuts of meats to choose, selecting your spices, food safety and proper handling of raw …

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Fertilizer and Pesticide Training Schedule Updated

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The pesticide and fertilizer license training schedule has been updated. Click here to view the updated schedule

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Core, Ornamental and Turf Pesticide Training & Exam July 31, 2014 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

Core, Ornamental and Turf
Pesticide Training & Exam
July 31, 2014
8:00 am – 5:00 pm ***** 2 CEUs available in CORE and 2 CEUs available in O&T***** Location: Washington County Agriculture Center
1424 Jackson Ave. Chipley, Fl. Suite A
East Wing Conference Room

 

To Register Contact …

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Building a Basic Pantry/Cooking with Preserved Foods Class – July 15

Tuesday, July 15 ~ 6:00-8:00 PM CDT

Wausau Town Hall

1607 2nd Avenue,  Wausau

Join us to learn ways to use preserved foods in everyday meals and how to set up a basic, well-equipped pantry.

Cost:  $5.00 – includes materials

PRE-REGISTRATION is required …

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Dehydrating and Vacuum Sealing Class – June 17

It’s time to move beyond jerky and learn how to preserve a wide variety of foods!

  • What percentage of food is water?
  • How much space can be saved removing the water from food?
  • How much longer can food last if it’s dehydrated and vacuum sealed?

Come learn how to maximize your dehydrator with …

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Clean It Up! Homemade Cleaners Class – June 10

Tuesday, June 10

6:00-8:00 p.m. 

Washington County Ag Center

1424 Jackson Ave., Chipley

Learn how to make inexpensive, effective cleaning products to keep your home and clothes clean and fresh! Class is FREE and sponsored by the Washington County Public Library in partnership with UF/IFAS …

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Toss It Up Summer Salads Class – May 22

Build a better salad – simple and slimming!  Learn hands-on how to create salads that are easy to make using easy-to-find, inexpensive ingredients.

Join us Thursday, May 22, 5:30-7:30 pm, at the Washington County Ag Center, Chipley. 

Cost:  $15/person (includes sample foods, materials, recipes).  Pre-registration and payment is required.

Call:  850.638.6265 to register.

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Rockin Robotics Camp

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Teamwork, cooperation, goal setting, science, technology, engineering and math are all part of the LEGO Robotics experience your 5th-8th grader can have at the Rockin Robotics Camp June 16-20. The camp, a collaborative project between Washington-Holmes Tech Center and Washington County 4-H, will feature a week of building, problem solving and challenges.

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Beginners Pressure Canning Class – May 20

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Ready to move beyond jams & jellies?

Ready to preserve all of your garden bounty?

Ready to have hearty meals on your pantry shelf?

 

 

 ~ Join us for a hands-on class to can vegetables ~

Tuesday, May 20 ~ 6:00 …

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