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Oriental Fruit Fly Found in Miami-Dade County

State and federal agricultural officers are mandated to keep the Oriental fruit fly out of this country and have quarantined an area of Miami-Dade County. More information here


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Pesticide training and recertification; Urban horticultural; Sustaining cultural practices and post harvest issues; 4-H
youth; Food & nutrition education programs;, Sea Grant marine programs. More...

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Extension Newsletter Archives

Current Issues
  • Extension Connextion- Quarterly newsletter for all Cooperative Extension Program Areas
  • Miami Green Bytes- Newsletter for gardeners, arborists, and landscapers
  • Tropical Fruit NewsA quarterly newsletter with the latest information on successfully growing tropical fruit in South Florida.
  • Clover Times- Up-to-date information on 4-H events and news
  • Helpline- Nutrition, food safety, and money management resource for families
  • Super Seniors- Nutrition, food safety, and money management resource for seniors

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UF Weather Stations (FAWN) To hear current information from the FAWN weather station in Homestead dial 866-754-5732 (Station ID 440)

Water Restrictions

Water Restrictions for, agriculture, nursery, and landscape. More..

Did You Know?

Florida receives an average of 52 inches of rainfall per year. Learn about the benefits of utilizing a rain barrel More...

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