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UF/IFAS Extension
Escambia County

The University of Florida IFAS Extension Escambia County is the liaison between research conducted by scientists at the University of Florida and our local community.

Contact

shendrix@ufl.edu
850-475-5230
3740 Stefani Road
Cantonment, FL 32533

Hours

Monday - Friday
8am - 4:30pm

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A is for Apple
October is National Apple Month. A is for Apple

10/03/2018

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10,000 Pounds of Peanut Butter
What would you do with 10,000 pounds of Peanut Butter? How about change the lives of hungry families. What’s It All About? The annual Peanut Butter Challenge has begun for 2018

10/20/2018

Get Hooked on Seafood
  Fish and shellfish are easy to prepare and swimming with nutritive value. Fish and shellfish have become an even more important part of the diet as people turn to more healthful eating

08/30/2018

Peanut Butter Challenge Fights Hunger, One Jar at a Time
We hear a lot about hunger. You’ve no doubt seen public service announcements on television, asking you to give to charitable organizations to help feed people

10/04/2018

Master Gardener Program Forms Endowment Fund
The Escambia County Master Gardener Program has formed the Escambia County Master Gardener Endowment Fund, in conjunction with the University of Florida Foundation. The University of Florida Foundation, a nonprofit organization, will be managing the funds for the endowment

09/05/2018

Eat to Thrive
We eat to survive, right? Yes, but when you really think about it, we eat to thrive. Food is more than calories for energy

09/01/2018

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    Get Hooked on Seafood
      Fish and shellfish are easy to prepare and swimming with nutritive value. Fish and shellfish have become an even more important part of the diet as people turn to more healthful eating

    08/30/2018

    Science Hour
    Solar Energy for Homes Shaun Gunter, Gulf Power Company Many Florida homeowners are investing in solar power, but it still feels relatively new and unknown.  What does investing in solar involve?  How does it work, and how much does it cost?  Join us for a discussion of the latest in solar and alternative energy technology

    08/06/2018