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Agriculture
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Honey BeeGrowing Pomegranate

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

BeeProtecting Bees from Pesticides

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

Bee hiveHoney Bee Extension

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

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...

OrangesCitrus Greening

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

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Environment
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Rain BarrelTree Pollen & Allergies

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

Honey BeeVideo: Honey Bees

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

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...

Garden HoseFloridians & Water Resources

A UF/IFAS survey found that Floridians place the highest value on clean drinking out of water issues. 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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1040 FormFiling Federal Taxes

Federal taxes are due April 15. Have you filed your returns yet? Here's a list of resources and tips. More...

Older adultsStarting Your Own Business

Are you thinking about starting your own business? Here are 10 essential questions to ask. More...

1040 FormVideo: How to Save on Taxes

Prepared for Tax Day? Make sure you're getting the tax credits, exemptions, and deductions you qualify for. More...

Older adultsAging in Place

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

Cleaning productsChildren & Home Pesticides

Many household chemical products contain pesticides. Keep your children safe from poisoning. More...

Bed bugHealthy Eating: Salad Suggestions

Florida has its own bed bug taskforce charged with getting you the information you need to know. More...

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Lawn & Garden
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Cleaning productsStarting a Community Garden

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

StinkhornPlant Hardiness Zones

The USDA Plant Hardiness Zones changed in 2012 — Did you update your garden planting choices? More...

Rain BarrelTree Pollen & Allergies

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

Honey BeeGrowing Pomegranate

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

Rain BarrelSaving Rainwater

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

ToamtoesVegetable Gardening

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

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Sustainable Living
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Cleaning productsStarting a Community Garden

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

Rain BarrelSaving Rainwater

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

Garden HoseSaving Water in Your Yard

Water your landscape only when it's needed to keep plants healthy and save water and money. More...

Perennial peanutTurfgrass Alternatives

Turfgrass is the most popular choice for a groundcover in Florida, but it's not the best choice for some yards. 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...

Bobwhite quailManaging Land for Quail

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