UF/IFAS Extension
Bay County

The UF/IFAS Extension Bay County is a Federal-State-County partnership dedicated to developing knowledge in agriculture, human and natural resources, and the life sciences, and enhancing and sustaining the quality of human life by making that information accessible.

Contact

bay@ifas.ufl.edu
(850) 784-6105
2728 E 14th St
Panama City, FL 32401-5022

Hours

Monday - Friday
8am - Noon and 1pm - 5pm
Closed for Lunch (Noon - 1pm)

Sort by Your Interest

Communicating with Parents about Finances
If you are like most of us, a discussion about money and inheritance does not always come easy and most adult children do not know much about their parents’ financial situation. No matter how old or young we are, discussing healthcare, disability, death and finances with family members now is a good idea especially while one is in good health

01/26/2018

What's Going on in Florida

Learn to create a pollinator/butterfly garden
Butterflies, birds and bees are fun to watch and an important part of food and flower gardens. In our free, one-hour class, we'll teach you techniques to attract and keep them in your yard and garden, what they need, and some of their favorite plants

02/16/2018

Beating the Barriers to Physical Activity
Now that January is gone and February is here, you should have your exercise program well underway. Well, for some you have stayed with your exercise program while others have either stopped or never got started

01/24/2018

State Fair offers more than the Midway
The Florida State Fair opens February 8 and runs through the 19th at the state fairgrounds in Tampa, Florida. The first state fair was held in 1904 on the grounds of what is now the University of Tampa

02/07/2018

Blueberries: A Healthy Fruit Sometimes Forgotten
Many fruits are available year round but summer brings a variety of different kinds of fresh fruits such as melons, peaches, strawberries, blueberries and the list goes on. But, have you forgotten to include blueberries in your diet? Blueberries provide many health benefits and are believed to slow disease progression, such as cardiovascular diseases, due to their  diverse range of phytochemicals

01/26/2018

Fresh Rosemary Use – Culinary or Landscape?
Rosemary is typically used as an herb in cooking but did you know that it adds a nice aroma to your landscape or garden? Rosemary is thought to have originated in the Mediterranean region as a wild, expanding evergreen perennial shrub. Its flavor and scent are strong

01/26/2018

Local Events Calendar

    Upcoming Events

    Beating the Barriers to Physical Activity
    Now that January is gone and February is here, you should have your exercise program well underway. Well, for some you have stayed with your exercise program while others have either stopped or never got started

    01/24/2018

    Are You Nourishing Your Immune System?
    During a recent program, a participant suggested that I offer a class on boosting your immune system. I never thought about teaching a class on this topic but when I think about it, I have been doing it through the various nutrition classes I already teach

    01/23/2018