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Agriculture
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Family visiting farmDeveloping Agritainment

Florida farmers can use agritainment as a way to educate visitors and earn additional income. More...

Bee hiveHoney Bee Extension

UF/IFAS Honey Bee researchers offer events and information for beginning and experienced beekeepers alike. More...

HorseAnimals & Pesticide Safety

Pests and parasites are a threat to the health of your animals, but so are the chemicals that get rid of them. More...

Bobwhite quailManaging Land for Quail

In some cases, grazing can create high-quality quail habitat. Learn how to encourage quail on your land. More...

OrangesCitrus Greening

A serious threat to Florida citrus, citrus greening is a disease that affects fruit quality and tree health. More...

BeeProtecting Bees from Pesticides

Pesticide use can unintentionally poison honeybees. Take the proper precautions before applying pesticides. More...

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Environment
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Poison ivyPlants with Poisons and Stingers

Know which poisonous plants to look out for while you're enjoying the outdoors. More...

TickTicks & Disease in Florida

Ticks can be found all year in Florida. Know the symptoms of tick diseases and how to avoid tick bites. More...

Dive boat"Green Marine" Practices

Be a good steward of Florida's waters and make sure you're protecting marine resources while boating. More...

IdentificationIdentification Resources

Discover UF/IFAS resources that can help you identify unknown insects, plants, and diseases. More...

Honey beesVideo: Honey Bees

Why are honey bees so important? They're responsible for pollinating the majority of our food crops. More...

MarshFlorida's Water Resources

Just where does the water in Florida come from? How much of it do we have? Learn about Florida's water. More...

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Families & Consumers
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Family dinnerImportance of Family Dinners

Family dinners can positively affect child development. Find out how eating together can help your family. More...

Piggy bank66 Ways to Save Money

Cutting down on expenses doesn't have to be hard. Here are 66 ways to save money in your everyday life. More...

Orange juiceFacts About Vitamin C

Learn more about vitamin C, including why your body needs it and how much you need. More...

Older adultsAging in Place

When aging relatives need assistance with daily living, some families decide to help them "age in place." More...

Video game controllerYouth and Video Games

Take an active role in your child's video-game-play with these recommendations. More...

AppleHeart Health

Find out more about heart disease and reduce your chances of developing it with these helpful steps. More...

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Lawn & Garden
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FlowerStarting a Community Garden

If you'd like to start a community garden in your town, here’s information to begin planning the project. More...

Garden vegetablesVegetable Gardening

Spring gardens are getting started. Find videos and tips on planting and caring for vegetables. More...

Fire antFire Ant Management

Learn where fire ants, which are known for their painful stings, live and how to get rid of them in your lawn. More...

PomegranateGrowing Pomegranate

Small farmers and home growers can consider pomegranate as an alternative crop in Florida. More...

TreeTree Pollen & Allergies

People with allergies can suffer during springtime. Avoid pollen during this time with these suggestions. More...

ButterflyPlant Hardiness Zones

Do you know the updated garden planting choices from the USDA Plant Hardiness Zones? More...

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Sustainable Living
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Garden edgingRecycling in the Garden

Learn what environmentally friendly landscaping materials you can use to be more green in the garden. More...

CompostComposting

Discover more about composting, including how compost works and how to use it around your home. More...

BlueberriesStarting a Farmers' Market

Follow this step-by-step guide to starting your own farmers' market, which benefits farmers, consumers, and communities. More...

FishingSustainable Fishing

Use sustainable fishing practices to help preserve fish populations and keep fishing viable for the state. More...

Fruit and vegetablesEdible Landscaping

Learn about edible landscaping and how you can grow tasty fruits, vegetables, herbs, and flowers. More...

Rain BarrelSaving Rainwater

Save rainwater to use during dry periods. The best part—rainwater isn't subject to watering restrictions. More...

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Disaster Prep & Recovery
hurricane kitGeneral Information

Use these general resources to be prepared for hurricanes, fire, flood, terrorism, and other disasters. More...

hurricane kitHurricane Prep for Families

Hurricane season is here! Make plans now to protect your loved ones during storms and other disasters. More...

demolished barnHurricane Prep for Ag Producers

Use our tips for farmers and ranchers to protect your home, property, and business in times of disaster. More...

plam trees blowing in the windHurricane Prep for Community Leaders

Communities look to their leaders for guidance during emergencies. We offer materials that can help. More...

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4-H Youth Development
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teachGet Involved with 4-H

Join a 4-H club, or volunteer with us! Volunteers are the key to providing 4-H programs for youth. More...

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