KETR

Rains County Agrilife Extension

Rains County Agrilife Extension

Sarah Latham, Rains County Agrilife Extension Agent, is presenting an online "Health Talk Express" programs with the extension agents in Rockwall and Fannin Counties.  Sarah's program is on cardiovascular disease, which is significantly higher in Rains County than elsewhere in the state.  We also discuss the trend of more people

Texas A&M Agrilife

Sarah Latham, Rains County Agrilife Extension Agent, discusses a recent chart produced by the Texas Medical Association, and shared on the Rains County Agrilife Facebook page, that shows the relative probability of catching the coronavirus from various activities.  Sarah also comments on a perennial summer problem in Texas, avoiding ticks.

Texas A&M Agrilife

Sarah Latham, Rains County Agrilife Extension Agent, offers tips for safe and efficient outdoor grilling of meat, with summer here.  The demand for grills, along with other outdoor home equipment, has risen as people kept indoors because of the coronavirus threat feel the urge

shibuya246, Creative Commons

Sarah Latham, Rains County Agrilife extension agent, says volunteers in Rains County have made more than 1,000 face marks for medical personnel.  Agrilife has provided tips for keeping face masks clean.

Texas A&M Agrilife

Sarah Latham, Rains County Agrilife Extension Agent, discusses a Texas A&M Agrilife article describing how to perform home canning of fruits and vegetables, what at one time was a common activity.  Raising chickens for eggs is also covered in the article.