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In our effort to continue serving the community while maintaining safety protocols, the Hillsborough County Extension office will be open for sample drop-offs, with in-person client assistance available by appointment.

 

Please call (813) 744-5519 or email hillsborough@ifas.ufl.edu for assistance. For your convenience, a staff directory is provided below.

UF/IFAS Extension
Hillsborough County

Located just minutes from Tampa, UF/IFAS Extension, Hillsborough County provides education and information to Hillsborough County residents and businesses through workshops, publications, and mass media.

Contact

hillsborough@ifas.ufl.edu
(813) 744-5519
5339 South CR-579
Seffner, FL 33584-3334

Hours

Monday - Friday
8am - 5pm

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The FOOd Fighters New Single/ La Misma Canción
After watching a video about putting “magic” on food so a dad could get his daughter to eat, I started thinking about the millions of tricks parents come up with to get their children to eat. According to the National Institutes of Health about 22 percent of children are said to be “picky eaters”

04/01/2021

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4 – Session Webinar Series: Taking Control of Federal Income Taxes
Hillsborough County Extension is partnering with the University of Florida/IFAS Leon and Gadsden County Extension Offices to present - 4 - Session Webinar Series: Taking Control of Your Federal Income Taxes All are 12:00 p.m

12/29/2020

Sibling Rivalry-Lucha Libre
Sibling rivalry is unavoidable, and often is just a call for attention. According to a study done by Nationwide Children’s Hospital, sibling rivalries are most prevalent among siblings of the same sex and those that are close in age

02/01/2021

Squirrels are People, Too
Rebekah Heppner, Master Gardener Volunteer Trainee I inherited my appreciation of nature from my father. I don’t know if he loved bees and butterflies as much as I do, but he definitely loved birds

04/01/2021

More than a Diagnosis/Mas que un Diagnostico
March kicks off National Developmental Disabilities Awareness month. A month in which we get to learn more about ways in which we can make a difference in helping those with disabilities reach their full potential

03/01/2021

Valentine’s Day Chocolate, A Gift of Love or a Gift of Health?
Valentine’s Day is the holiday of love and one of the most popular holidays to give and receive chocolate. Chocolate is the most sought out candy for this holiday

02/06/2021

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    Sibling Rivalry-Lucha Libre
    Sibling rivalry is unavoidable, and often is just a call for attention. According to a study done by Nationwide Children’s Hospital, sibling rivalries are most prevalent among siblings of the same sex and those that are close in age

    02/01/2021

    Masks, Germ Control, and the “New” Normal
    (Desplazarse hacia abajo para español) As we enter the new year, it is important to note that the COVID-19 pandemic is still very real. Although unfortunate, we have been living through the pandemic for almost a year now

    01/05/2021