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Cooking, eating and being active with kids
Tips on how to care for your feet if you are a diabetic.
Balsamic Vinaigrette Recipe to enjoy on a summer salad is explained in a simple video from the LSU AgCenter.
Excessive amounts of sugar contribute to the risk of obesity in children.
Celebrate National Nutrition Month with healthy tips and recommendations including food safety, videos and blog resources.
Celebrate National Nutrition Month with healthy tips and recommendations including food safety, videos, and blogs.
Important facts about vegetables and a great Spaghetti Squash Pasta Primavera recipe.
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!
Vegetables provide nutrients vital for health and maintenance of your body.
10 Tips sheets were included in the food boxes at the local Community Center
A healthy weight management program that that educates you on tools to help you maintain a healthier lifestyle.
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.
This classic chickpea dip is easy to make and a versatile dish.
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.
The benefits of Kale is that it is loaded with lots of compounds that have powerful medicinal properties.
The forest products industry contributes to each parish economy in several ways, including jobs, wages and purchases in the local economies.
We should consume foods in the dairy group.
This report provides information about funding sources, program highlights for the area and local issues that are being faced in the Parish.
The St. James Parish 4-H Office is ready for a new year in 4-H. The 2014-2015 4-H Jumblelaya lets all 4-H'ers, non-4-H'ers and parents know what is going on in the parish. It contains the events, dates, locations and times.
2014-2015 St. James Parish 4-H Calendar. Browse this year's calendar to see what is going on this year in 4-H.
The St. James Parish a 4-H 2nd Annual Healthy Lifestyles Fun Run/Walk was a huge success for 4-H'ers, families and friends. Even some participants' pets came out to encourage them along the way.
The 2013-14 4-H Jumblelaya is the St. James Parish 4-H newsletter to keep 4-H's and non - 4-H'ers up on what's going on in the parish. All 4-H events, dates and times will be found in the monthly newsletters.
The St. James Parish 4-H Program is having its 2nd Annual 4-H Fun Run/Walk. Please come out and join us for an evening of fun.
St. James Parish 4-H'ers held their annual 4-H Food Fest at St. Peter Chanel on November 20th. They also had 4-H Idol and an Amazing 4-H Race.
Cooler weather brought out all kinds of pets to the St. James Parish Pet Show which is held annually in October.
The St. James Parish 4-H program has many activities during the year to keep 4-H'ers busy and active. To keep up with all that 4-H has to offer this year, we've created a calendar for you to download and print.
Informational news article about satsumas and the Leaf-footed bug.
St. James Parish is holding its first Fun-Run-Walk for awareness of "Healthy Lifestyles." Come out and help the 4-H'ers in the parish improve their health one step at a time.
St. James Parish 4-H'ers with pets are invited to parade their pets on Saturday, October 27th, at 9:00 a.m. at the Lutcher High School Pavilion.
Awards and recognition were given to 4-H individuals and 4-H clubs throughout the day, as well as recognizing adults who volunteer their time to work in the 4-H program.
St. James 4-H'ers competed against the best dishes in the District. District Cookery was held in Houma, Louisiana on April 3rd, 2012.
St. James Parish 4-H had it's annual 4-H Bicycle Rodeo and Bike Hike. 4-H'ers went through obstacles and learned safety rules when riding their bike.
This report provides information on funding sources, program highlights for the area, and local issues that are being faced by the parish through the Extension Service.
The St. James Parish 4-H Program will hold its Third Annual 4-H Idol Contest on Tuesday, November 22, 2011, in conjunction with the 4-H Food Fest at Vacherie Elementary in Vacherie, La.
Information about fertilization of warm-season lawns in the fall.
Welcome to St. James Parish 4-H program for 2011-2012. For a complete list for St. James Parish visit our local calendar online. For a printable calendar, click here.
2010 Parish Profile presented to St. James parish council on December 15, 2010
The St. James Parish 4-H Newsletter includes information about upcoming contests and activities as well as other educational material of interest to 4-H'ers and their parents.
The St. James Advisory Leadership Council met through phone conferences the week of July 19-23, 2010.
Information is provided on St. James Parish's history, culture, tourism, elected officials and related links to more about the parish.
Information about common insects found around the home in the month of December
Newly Developed Landscape Plants Available to Louisiana Homeowners
Christmas is around the corner and always an exciting time for children and parents to go out and choose their Christmas tree. The attached file will give you some information on these varieties: Blue Spruce, Balsam Fir, Fraser Fir, Concolor Fir (White Fir), Douglas Fir, Noble Fir, Leyland Cypress, Arizona Cypress, Virginia Pine, and Scotch Pine. Also included is information about how to select and care for the trees.
A series of information on ways to celebrate National 4-H Week in October.
This 2014 guide was compiled by LSU AgCenter experts and includes regulations, precautions and suggestions for pest control in Louisiana. Detailed topics include drift of pesticides, hazards of pesticides to beneficial insects and wildlife, phytotoxicity and use of beneficial insects to control pest populations. A section on organic gardening also is included.
Nutritional content of cherries, how to freeze cherries and a chicken cherry recipe.
Updates on disaster payments, newly released varieties, growth measurements, weed, disease and insect control.