UF/IFAS Extension
Citrus County

Welcome to UF/IFAS Citrus County Extension. Our office can provide expert answers to your questions about agriculture, financial planning, gardening, natural resource conservation, work/life issues, and youth development programs (4-H). We are here to provide solutions for your life.

Contact

citrus@ifas.ufl.edu
(352) 527-5700
3650 W. Sovereign Path, Suite 1
Lecanto, FL 34461

Hours

Monday - Friday
8am - 5pm

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Beware of Scammers
Yesterday my 14 year old son received an interesting phone call from the "IRS." The call came from a number my son did not recognize and since he does not answer calls from numbers he does not know the caller left a message

02/12/2018

What's Going on Near You

Establishing a Donor Marsh at Duke Energy
Calling all coastal habitat lovers! We are gearing up for a great project that will make shoreline restoration and enhancement projects such as living shorelines much easier in the Nature Coast! We need volunteers to help us install starter plants that will form the basis for a donor marsh. Once established, this donor marsh will provide free marsh plants to restoration and living shorelines projects in Florida's Big Bend

02/14/2018

Do I Really Owe This Debt?
Last week I discussed debt collectors, why they might be contacting you, and how to stop them from contacting you.  Today, let's talk about what to do if you don't believe you owe the debt

01/12/2018

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

Debt Collection: Your Rights
Last post we discussed what to do if you don't believe you owe the debt.  Today, let's talk about your rights and what debt collectors can and cannot do

01/22/2018

Mindfulness for Stress Management
Stress is part of everyday life. If you're like me, some days it seems to come from every aspect of life too

01/18/2018

Local Events Calendar

    Upcoming Events

    Do I Really Owe This Debt?
    Last week I discussed debt collectors, why they might be contacting you, and how to stop them from contacting you.  Today, let's talk about what to do if you don't believe you owe the debt

    01/12/2018

    Understanding Debt Collection
    Got debt?  Most of us do!  Debt comes in different shapes and sizes, from credit cards to mortgages.  What happens if you miss or fall behind on payments?  You might find yourself being contacted by a debt collector

    01/04/2018