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September/October Newsletter

September/October Newsletter

Happy fall everyone!  Please click on the link below to access our latest newsletter that is filled to the brim with information.  If the document is too large you can see each section under individual program areas. UW Extension Sept Oct Newsletter      

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UW-Extension Video Channel

UW-Extension Video Channel

A little bird told me that some folks are unaware of the UW-Extension Video Channel.  Let’s fix that!! http://uwexvideochannel.org

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Seize the Morning with Breakfast!

Seize the Morning with Breakfast!

Many Wisconsin families with school age children are beginning to review their back-to-school supply lists. Pencils, notebooks–and don’t forget breakfast, eaten either at home or at school. Research shows that breakfast is an integral component of academic success. “There are consistent benefits of eating breakfast every day,” says Amy Korth, family living program specialist with […]

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Energy Drinks

Energy Drinks

For most students, the school year includes some late nights writing papers, studying for exams or socializing with friends. But popular energy drinks used by many teens and young people to stay awake might be setting the stage for potential adverse health effects, according to a study from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention […]

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Healthy Eating on a Budget

Healthy Eating on a Budget

USDA has unveiled Healthy Eating on a Budget- the newest addition to ChooseMyPlate.gov   The site now has more information about how to make better eating decision with limited resources.  This resources incudes easy to use and insightful information about planning meals, shopping smart in the grocery store, and preparing foods that save money and […]

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Food Security Brochure

Food Security Brochure

The 2014 Food Security Coalition Brochure includes Rusk County Food Pantries, Farmers Markets, Hot Meals, and Senior Meal Site Locations as well as Nutrition Education Resources.

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How Can We Help You?

How Can We Help You?

Your Rusk County UW-Extension Staff:  Click on the link to go to our Staff Directory:  http://rusk.uwex.edu/staff-directory

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