Tag Archive: Thrive

4-H Saves Lives: A Teen’s Trajectory to Thrive

Many people know 4-H as the nation’s largest youth development organization. They may also know that 4-H programs focus on life skill development through experiential learning in a safe affirming environment. However, something many may not know is that 4-H, in many cases, is a LIFESAVER! 4-H saves lives daily through positive youth development …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/01/26/4-h-saves-lives-a-teens-trajectory-to-thrive/

Succulents Thrive in Summer Heat

Succulents Thrive in Summer Heat

Summer is here, along with its heat, humidity, drought and stress! One easy way to garden during summer is to use succulents and other drought adapted plants.

Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2015/05/27/succulents-thrive-in-summer-heat/

Some Vegetables Can’t Take The Heat But Others Thrive During ‘Hot Times’

Robert Trawick
County Agent – Horticulture
Jackson County
rob.trawick@ufl.edu
 

When it comes to vegetable gardening in Northern Florida, gardeners should take advantage of our year-round growing season. Yes, even in the torrid depths of summer there are delicious, heat-tolerant vegetables you can plant now to keep your garden productive.

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2012/07/16/some-vegetables-cant-take-the-heat-but-others-thrive-during-hot-times/