News Archive: Family Consumer Sciences
Resilient Appalachians still rebuilding from historic Eastern Kentucky flooding
Published on Sep. 6, 2023
Eastern Kentucky still rebuilding from 2022 catastrophic flooding
Garden going wild? Follow these safe canning practices to preserve your veggies
Published on Aug. 7, 2023
Safety is of utmost importance for those of us preserving food, because improperly home canned food can lead to foodborne illness.
Kentucky Cooperative Extension launches community survey to better serve all Kentuckians
Published on Aug. 1, 2023
UK Cooperative Extension seeks community feedback to plan ways to serve the commonwealth
Historic $100-million gift will catapult UK College of Agriculture, Food and Environment
Published on May. 25, 2023
Gatton’s impact on the University of Kentucky exceeds $180 million. He is the university’s single largest donor.
Hunger summit unites state leaders to address food insecurity
Published on May. 16, 2023
Kentucky has one of the highest food-insecurity rates in the nation. UK hopes to help solve that.
Collaborating on cancer education: Markey Cancer Center and UK Cooperative Extension join forces
Published on Apr. 4, 2023
A new podcast collaboration between the UK Markey Cancer Center and UK Cooperative Extension will improve cancer awareness across the commonwealth.
UK professor recognized for administrative excellence
Published on Mar. 13, 2023
A University of Kentucky College of Agriculture, Food and Environment faculty member recently earned the 2023 Council of Administration of Family and Consumer Sciences Excellence in Administrator award.
Kentucky Saves Piggy Bank contest promotes financial literacy
Published on Mar. 2, 2023
A UK Extension contest encouraged all Kentucky school-aged children to compete and design their own piggy bank.
UK launches Food as Health Alliance to boost health and wellbeing
Published on Feb. 9, 2023
The University of Kentucky has just launched a new program bringing together clinical and community research that addresses food insecurity and diet-related chronic diseases.
C. Oran Little had immeasurable impact on agriculture
Published on Dec. 19, 2022
C. Oran Little provided invaluable services to Kentucky and received substantial national and international recognition.