Educating with Extension Newsletters

Each month, the Extension Service publishes a newsletter about its exciting programs and events both past and upcoming. See what we are doing and how you can become involved. 

For our December 2021 newsletter, we featured an article written by Alicia Betancourt, Extension Director.  Forget the Supply Chain, Have a Greener Holidaychristmas_natural_arrangement_polk

"Yes, ’tis the season to spread good cheer for all the holidays.  However, for many families, the holiday cheer also means   stretching their budget. Can we shop eco-friendly and budget friendly too? Incredibly most “green” shopping is easy on the budget. To help you save money and help the environment this holiday season, I have put together some practical tips to help make this holiday season a joyous time."

  To read the article, and find events and programs of the Extension Service, check out the December 2021 Newsletter!

If you, or someone you know, would like to begin receiving these newsletters, please contact UF-IFAS Monroe County Extension Services at or (305) 292-4501. 

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