UF/IFAS Extension
Clay County

UF/IFAS Extension Clay County provides research-based information and educational programs to improve the quality of life of our residents. This information and these programs are in the areas of family life, youth development, natural resources, horticulture, and agriculture.

Contact

clay@ifas.ufl.edu
(904) 284-6355
2463 State Road 16 West
Green Cove Springs, FL 32043

Hours

Monday - Friday
8:00am - 4:30pm

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Turn your New Year’s Resolutions into Realistic Solutions for Better Health
Unfortunately, many of us make New Year’s resolutions that are unrealistic, unattainable, and leave us feeling overwhelmed. Having realistic goals that provide solutions to a healthier and happier life and ones that we can stick to are key to success

01/25/2018

What's Going on Near You

Agritourism opportunities at the FATA Regional Networking Social
Did you know that farm tourism can be a viable new cash crop for farmers, as over 71 million people between 1999-2008 have started taking part in visiting farms for recreational activities? Agritourism Options Due to Florida's favorable climate, success with tourism and diversity of agricultural products, agritourism options for farmers and ranchers to expand the value of their businesses has increased dramatically over the last decade.

11/02/2017

Financing Higher Education Workshop
Clay County 4-H hosted a Financing Higher Education workshop on October 23rd, 2018. Participants learned about how to write a resume, cover letter, personal statement, and practiced interviews

10/31/2017

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

Health and Physical Activity Self-Monitoring with Wearable Technology
The use of wearable technology to self-monitor physical activity has been scientifically proven as an effective behavior change technique. An inactive lifestyle can lead to a number of health and personal issues, including weight gain, chronic disease, and even stress

11/20/2017

Mindful Eating During the Holidays
It’s the holiday season, that means eating – lots of eating – followed by weight gain and a New Year’s resolution to lose weight. But why not take a healthier and more mindful approach to what we eat during this holiday season? When you are mindful about what you’re eating, you can make small changes that make a big difference

11/20/2017

Local Events Calendar

    Upcoming Events

    Financing Higher Education Workshop
    Clay County 4-H hosted a Financing Higher Education workshop on October 23rd, 2018. Participants learned about how to write a resume, cover letter, personal statement, and practiced interviews

    10/31/2017

    National Youth Science Day- Incredible Wearables of Clay and Duval!
    Each year, after reviewing submissions from universities around the US, the National 4-H Council chooses a project for the National Youth Science Day (NYSD). This year, the project was to design a wearable health monitor! County 4-H programs can bring the activity to their own area and train volunteers to teach the modules

    10/16/2017