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Information on the native plant including description, growing conditions, environmental benefits and uses.
Drummond’s Swamp Maple, Bandana Lantana, Pruning Crapemyrtles, Ambrosia Beetles, Downy Mildew of Brassica.
Includes articles on Loropetalum, Common Firebush, Pellitory, and Hoof Fungus.
Includes Articles On: Intenze classic celosia, Holiday Cacti and their Care, Common Goldenrod, Homo sapiens, Black Rot of Crucifers, Raising Soil pH.
Includes Lowering soil pH, cabbage aphids, doveweed, plants with potential, container growing media.
Is it hard for kids to remain healthy during a time of social distancing?
Walking & bicycling are critical modes of transportation that deserve more attention. They're resilient transportation modes healthy for mind, body, & planet.
Grains are one of USDA’s Myplate food groups. According to the American Dietary Guidelines for Americans, we should make ½ our grains whole grains.
Figs are one of the most popular fruits grown in the South. They are a good source of dietary fiber, natural sugars, iron, calcium, and potassium.
Hang your next load of clean shirts, dresses or pants on hangers outside and let them dry in the warm spring sunshine and breeze. It will be good exercise.
Soy is a plant-based complete protein, containing all nine amino acids that does not come from an animal. Learn more about the health benefits of soy.
People who eat more fruits and vegetables as part of an overall healthy diet are likely to have a reduced risk of some chronic diseases.
Nutrition lessons taught at the outdoor kitchen in New Orleans City Park's Botanical Gardens for Family Medicine Residents at East Jefferson General Hospital.
Celebrate national nutrition month to learn more about the importance of making informed food choices, developing sound eating and physical activity habits.
Dining with Diabetes, Nutrition events, Lunch and Learn "Clean Eating" and more.
Healthy Communities Bike Safety Partnership: Let's Ride in Jefferson Parish, Louisiana. Youth are learning biking skills to ride safely in their neighborhoods.
Find out more information about Fitbit, MyFitnessPal and Strava.
These tips help to reduce the risk of food borne illnesses.
National Diabetes Awareness Month! Know the risks, healthy ways to eat, the Idaho diet, and Dining with Diabetes educational series.
Physical activity using the Smoothie blender bike teaches youth to stay active while eating healthy.
Traditional meal times have changed to eating snacks or smaller meals throughout the day. Learn how to schedule healthy meals and snacks throughout the day.
Bullying,Cyberbullying, and First Lady Melania Trump.
Health benefits of blueberries along with a tasty blueberry muffin recipe.
Health benefits of consuming catfish
Learn about the health benefits of watermelon, including the essential vitamins and nutrients it contains. Bonus: Watermelon Gazpacho Recipe.
Balsamic Vinaigrette Recipe to enjoy on a summer salad is explained in a simple video from the LSU AgCenter.
Community leaders attended a meeting to identify and address local health and nutrition concerns in Franklinton, LA.
Choose MyPlate and make 1/2 your plates fruits & vegetables, choose whole grains, lean meats & beans & low fat dairy for healthy meals.
Washing our hands should be our first step every time we enter into the kitchen! Hand washing will fight against germs and foodborne illnesses.
Popcorn makes a great healthy snack!
Learn tips on how to start and continue healthy lifestyle goals.
Learn how water helps your body and tips on how to incorporate water throughout the day.
This recipe is very nutritious and delicious and helps with prevention of diseases.
Get your kids to eat eggplant by trying this Eggplant Parmesan Sticks recipe.
Meals can taste great without the added sugars, salts, fats, and calories.
Regional newsletter published by the Greater New Orleans Area Horticulture agents.
The forest products industry contributes to each parish economy in several ways, including jobs, wages and purchases in the local economies.
Seniors in Jefferson Parish enjoy the Healthy eating series presented by Karen Marie the Salubrious RD. They have made positive dietary and exercise changes.
Features information that is pertinent to the time and location. Includes articles on wild beehives, Okra, and repotting root bound plants.
Using the Snap Ed banner theme: Active Life Healthy Life to spread the word about being active
Rules and regulations for the St. Bernard Parish 4-H Cookery Contest.
A brief description of how the extension service staff in St. Bernard Parish serve the people of St. Bernard through extension education programs.
St. Bernard Parish 4-H will hold its annual 4-H Bicycle Rodeo on Saturday, Oct. 24, 2015, at Davies Elementary School.
Photos and contest participants from the 2013 St. Bernard Parish 4-H Cookery Contest.
4-H Club Members in St. Bernard Parish recently participated in the 2012 4-H Pet Show
4-H Club Members in St. Bernard Parish participated in the 2012 4-H Bicycle Rodeo
4-H Summer Camp will be held June 10-14, 2013, for 4th, 5th and 6th grade 4-H Club members in St. Bernard Parish. Here you can learn more about the opportunities offered to youth at camp, review the daily routine and see photos from past camps.
Find information here about celebrating National 4-H Week.
Provides list of members and links to meeting minutes for the Advisory Leadership Council.
Provides list of members and links to meeting minutes for the 4-H Advisory Council.
4-H Club members who participated in the St. Bernard Parish Cookery Contest.
4-H Club members in St. Bernard Parish recently participated in the annual pet show.
4-H members from clubs in St. Bernard Parish recently participated in the annual 4-H Bicycle Rodeo
Information about the 4-H Pet Show in St. Bernard Parish.
St. Bernard Parish 4-H is a great club to join! Here is general information about 4-H in the parish and details on how you can join.
Information about 4-H University (4-H U), June 23-26, 2015, held on the LSU campus in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.
St. Bernard Parish seventh grade 4-H Club members participated in the Southeast Region Challenge Camp at the Tickfaw State Park in Springfield, Louisiana.
Bi-Monthly newsletters for St. Bernard Parish 4-H Club leaders and volunteers.
Information about the upcoming 2012 Youth Wetlands Week for St. Bernard Parish.
Information and resource links for club leaders to helpful publications on planning club meetings, making meetings exciting, planning a 4-H program, giving demonstrations and leader guides.
Provides links to monthly issues of the St. Bernard Parish 4-H Club newsletter for the 2014-2015 club year.
Provides links to the monthly issues of the St. Bernard Parish 4-H Junior Leader Club Newsletter.