UF/IFAS Extension
Flagler County

UF/IFAS Extension Flagler County is a partnership between State, Federal, and County governments for the purpose of providing scientific knowledge and expertise to the public. You can check out our recent blog posts below. You can "sort by your interest" to see blogs from other program areas.

Contact

flagler@ifas.ufl.edu
386.437.7464
150 Sawgrass Road
Bunnell, FL 32110

Hours

Monday - Friday
8am - 5pm

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What to do with that tax refund?
This time of year, many companies are trying to persuade you to spend your tax refund on their product or service. Before rushing to the car dealership, furniture store or shopping center, take a moment to reflect on your financial situation

02/09/2018

What's Going on Near You

Flagler County 4-H Youth Set Sights on the Fair
Flagler County 4-H Youth Set Sights on the Fair Great music, Midway attractions, and the tantalizing smells of a BBQ competition are all part of the fun that is the upcoming 2018 Flagler County Fair and Youth Show.  While the Fair is a great opportunity to have a good time with friends and family, there is much more purpose beneath the surface

02/09/2018

Pumpkins
Pumpkins are a member of the gourd family, which includes cucumbers, honeydew melons, cantaloupe, watermelons and zucchini. Beta-carotene is responsible for giving pumpkins their bright, orange color

11/17/2017

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

Brussels Sprouts from Hastings Donated to the Needy
The UF/IFAS Hastings Research Farm on Cowpen Branch Road just finished up a nitrogen trial on an alternative crop for growers in the Tri-County Agriculture Area (TCAA) which includes Putnam, St. John’s and Flagler Counties

02/02/2018

Simplify your life and deal with clutter
If one of your New Year’s resolutions is planning to simplify your life and deal with clutter, then here are some tips to get you started. Many people keep every bill, receipt and financial statement because they are afraid to throw anything away

01/03/2018

Local Events Calendar

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    Pumpkins
    Pumpkins are a member of the gourd family, which includes cucumbers, honeydew melons, cantaloupe, watermelons and zucchini. Beta-carotene is responsible for giving pumpkins their bright, orange color

    11/17/2017

    Fresh Florida Avocados
    Did you know that avocados are a fruit and not a vegetable?  The avocado probably originated in Mexico and Central America, where it has been cultivated for thousands of years.  The first avocado trees were planted in Florida in 1833

    11/01/2017