Extension Education

Agricultural Classes

UI Extension, Jefferson County offers resources on many agricultural issues. We work with other UI Extension offices for workshops and programs. Contact us to learn more about opportunities in Jefferson County.

Family and Consumer Sciences (FCS) Classes

Family and Consumer Science professionals use research-based information to improve the quality of life for adults, children and families. Our key topics are healthy lifestyles, nutrition and food safety.

Food Safety and Preservation

UI Extension educators train consumers about food safety. We use classes as well as in-person and telephone consultations. Our goal is to keep Idaho residents healthy by preventing food borne illness.

Healthy Lifestyles

Classes take place through the year on topics including:

  • Menu planning
  • Saving money at the grocery store
  • Healthy food preparation
  • Exercise and strength training

Mealtime Inspirations

This event is held each autumn to teach participants several easy-to-prepare holiday recipes.  UI Extension, Jefferson County works with other Extension offices to present Mealtime Inspirations. Visit the Facebook page to learn more.