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Courtney Davis: Moving beyond the salt shaker
Mexican chile blend — ¼ cup chili powder, 1 tablespoon cumin and onion powder, 1 teaspoon dried oregano, garlic powder and ground red pepper, ½ teaspoon cinnamon. Makes ½ cup.
Janet Laminack: Mysterious ailment damaging some evergreens in DFW area
Jessica Kimbro: 4-H members prepare for summer events
Locals concerned about future of agriculture in Denton County
Local farmers and ranchers gathered last week to hear from an expert on agricultural law and get their questions answered.
Janet Laminack: Class on fall gardening set
Mark your calendar now to attend the free Keep Lewisville Beautiful Garden Secrets class on vegetable fall gardening from 6 to 8 p.m. Aug. 3. More information is available on the Master Gardener website www.dcmga.com.
Courtney Davis: Become informed about food production
Myths and misinformation about the production of our food supply and its effect on our health is emerging ever quickly through social media and other sources. This misinformation leads to misunderstanding of our agriculture systems and the positive connection these systems have on the health of Texans.
August begins new year for 4-H in Denton County
Youth learn useful skills, how to get along with people and how to help our community and country. · Project work — members choose from over 30 different projects which spark their interests. · Demonstrations — members learn to speak in front of others and present on their project work. · Recreation — members play games and make new friends during club meetings. · Community service — members help improve their community through engaging in service projects....
Red River Equine Summit set for Aug. 4-5 in Sanger
Top specialists, Ph.D.s and doctors of veterinarian medicine will be on hand to provide the latest information at the first Red River Equine Summit, scheduled for Friday-Saturday, Aug. 4-5 at Ridin' For The Brand Cowboy Church, 5926 FM455 in Sanger.
Jessica Kimbro: Many reasons to send your kids to 4-H camp
One of my fondest memories of childhood is packing my bags and boarding the vehicle headed to Brownwood. We were off to 4-H camp!