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Preventing Outbreaks of Avian Influenza

Date: Tuesday, January 26th, 2016

Source:  UMD Poultry Extension

Video about Preventing Outbreaks of Avian Influenza through science-based education of Commercial Poultry Farmers.

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Cold and Flu Prevention

Date: Tuesday, January 26th, 2016

Follow these tips from the Texas Department of State Health Services on how to protect yourself during cold and flu season.

http://www.dshs.state.tx.us/idcu/health/prevention/cold_flu/

 


Winter Storm Resource Center

Date: Tuesday, January 19th, 2016

University of Illinois Extension has created a one-stop winter storm resource center.

http://extension.illinois.edu/winter/

 


Winter Storm Preparation

Date: Tuesday, January 5th, 2016

With a little planning, you can protect yourself and your family from winter storms and keep your property losses to a minimum.

http://texashelp.tamu.edu/004-natural/pdfs/preparing-for-the-unexpected-winter-storms.pdf

 


Holiday Traveling Safety

Date: Tuesday, December 22nd, 2015

Catch some holiday traveling safety tips from the Texas A&M Health Science Center.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qHC6kR1sz9Y

 


Holiday Fire Safety

Date: Tuesday, December 1st, 2015

Protect your home and family from candle and Christmas tree fire this holiday season.

https://www.usfa.fema.gov/prevention/outreach/holiday.html

 


Winter Survival Kit

Date: Thursday, November 19th, 2015

The Winter Survival Kit smartphone app can be as critical as a physical winter survival kit if you find yourself stuck or stranded in severe winter weather conditions.

https://www.ag.ndsu.edu/extension/apps/winter-survival-kit

 


Winter Weather Ready

Date: Tuesday, October 27th, 2015

Make sure your family, your home, and your pets are all safe and warm in the possibility of winter storms.

Preparing for Winter Storms

Prepare for the Unexpected

Heating Homes

Pet Preparedness


Firewise: Wildfire Aware

Date: Monday, October 26th, 2015

The Firewise Communities Program encourages local solutions for safety by involving homeowners in taking individual responsibility for preparing their homes from the risk of wildfire.

http://www.firewise.org/online-courses-and-education/online-courses.aspx

 


Severe Weather Preparedness

Date: Tuesday, October 13th, 2015

Wind, snow and hail storms – Texas has them all. Sunny one day and flooding the next? Texas has that, too. Don’t get caught in the rain, be prepared.

http://texashelp.tamu.edu/002-protect/index.php