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FCS News December 7, 2020

This Holiday Season Help Friends & Family Avoid Scams When you talk with friends and family over the holidays, you …

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The Wonderful Crops of Fall

Fall is here! When it comes to the fall season fall foods, mostly known as comfort foods instantly come …

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FCS Newsletter October 12, 2020

Discover Caregiving Relationships Over 34 million people in the U.S. are caring for someone over the age of 50. …

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Saving Milk

One of my favorite childhood movies was Heidi. There are many versions but I’ve only seen the one made …

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FCS News September 14, 2020

Prevent T2 Virtual Program Due to COVID-19 we have restructured the Prevent T2 program into a virtual experience. If you …

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FCS News - August 31, 2020

Prevent T2 Virtual Program Due to COVID-19 we have restructured the Prevent T2 program into a virtual experience. If you …

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FCS Weekly Newsletter - July 13, 2020

Mini-Grants Available for Rural United Methodist Churches RAFI-USA’s Come to the Table program has a limited amount of technical assistance …

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FCS Weekly News - May 4, 2020

May has been designated as International Mediterranean Diet Month. Year after year, the Mediterranean diet is ranked as one …

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Expressing feelings can lead to improved interpersonal relationships.

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Selection and Care of Living Christmas Trees

One of the more enjoyable Christmas traditions is to replant a living Christmas tree into …

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Extension Models: Exploring Proactive and Reactive Approaches

This publication provides definitions of the Program Planning and Evaluation Model and the Reactive Programming …