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Broward County

Broward County Extension Service is a partnership between the University of Florida's Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences (UF/IFAS), and Broward County government, to provide non-biased, research-based information to Broward citizens.

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broward@ifas.ufl.edu
(954) 756-8550
3245 College Avenue
Davie, FL 33314

Hours

Monday - Friday
8 am - 5 pm

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Provide for Wildlife-The Atala Butterfly
Article by UF/IFAS Extension Broward County Urban Horticulture Agent Lorna Bravo Plants in your landscape that provide food, water, and shelter will attract Florida's diverse wildlife. What is black, blue-green with flashes of a red tail? You guessed it, the Atala butterfly

01/10/2021

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BBQ with Broward 4-H!
Broward County 4-H proudly hosted its third annual barbecue tailgate competition in November 2019. We are grateful to Mission BBQ, Magic Cow Ice Cream, the

09/19/2020

Flu Season is Back!
Families and consumers, flu season is here once again.  Many people become anxious during flu season and fear getting influenza

10/30/2020

Pandemic eating among the food-secure: more comfort foods, but not a drastic increase
During the first three months of the pandemic, food-secure people did not change their eating habits very much, although some of them turned a bit more to comfort foods, new University of Florida research shows. The study also serves as a cautionary tale for how people might want to eat in future pandemics

01/05/2021

Broward County Master Gardener Volunteer Scholarship Program
Article by UF/IFAS Extension Broward County CED Lorna Bravo UF/IFAS Extension Broward County Master Gardener Volunteer program launches the first Broward County Master Gardener Volunteer Scholarship program! Applications are available for the 2021 UF/IFAS Extension Broward County Master Gardener Volunteer (MGV) training scheduled to begin in February 2021. For the second year in a row, the program will be conducted virtually with two classes a

11/08/2020

Why Florida Needs More GI-BMP and FFL
When I first started at UF/IFAS, these acronyms meant nothing to me. It took me some time to really understand what they stood for

11/06/2020

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    Flu Season is Back!
    Families and consumers, flu season is here once again.  Many people become anxious during flu season and fear getting influenza

    10/30/2020

    Grocery Lists & Coupons Can Save Money for Busy Families
    Written by: Brenda Marty Jimenez, Extension Agent IV, Broward County Rachel Biderman, Extension Agent I, Miami-Dade County With the fast-paced nature of modern-day life and the effects of a pandemic, it can be challenging to find the time and resources necessary to feed ourselves and our family nutritious food. Agents at the University of Florida/IFAS Extension recognize this challenge and strive to help families and consumers save

    09/24/2020