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The University of Florida / Miami-Dade County Extension is the liaison between research conducted by scientists at the University of Florida and other universities and end users in Miami-Dade County. Our clientele includes growers (agricultural and horticultural), homeowners, youth, people interested in family issues or food and nutrition, and marine industries. 

The University of Florida / Miami-Dade County Extension receives direct funding from the University of Florida's Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences (IFAS) and Miami-Dade County. The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) is the third partner in this cooperative agreement. The Miami-Dade offices are part of a nationwide system of information, outreach, and education offered by county governments and land-grant educational institutions in each state.

The focus of the University of Florida / Miami-Dade County Extension is on educational outreach through the following methods:
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  • workshops

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  • phone consultations

  • group meetings

  • office visits

  • educational materials

  • field demonstrations

  • work site programs

  • newsletters

  • training programs

  • websites

  • plant clinics

  • mass media

  • learn-by-mail

  • video conferences

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