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UF/IFAS Extension
Jackson County

University of Florida Extension in Jackson provides educational programs on agriculture, home gardening, natural resource management, food preservation and nutrition, family financial management, health and wellness, and youth development.

Contact

jackson@ifas.ufl.edu
(850) 482-9620
2741 Penn Ave. Suite 3
Marianna, FL 32448

Hours

Monday - Friday
7:30 - 4:30 PM Central

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Water Safety Month is May!
  Always supervise children closely around water. Photo credit, Marie Arick Do you have firm water safety practices? Are you a strong swimmer? Do you know Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)? Each May, as the temperature rises, the gravitation to fun outdoor water activities begins

05/21/2018

What's Going on in Florida

Mediterranean Diet with Florida Flavors
Discover the scientific support for the health benefits associated with a Mediterranean lifestyle.  Learn how to grow fruit that align with the Mediterranean way of eating and living, while discovering how to integrate locally available food

05/21/2018

Thank You Farm Credit for Supporting Global Youth Service Day
Jackson 4-H would like to thank Mrs. Lesia Andrews and Farm Credit for their donations in support of our District II 4-H Global Youth Service Day project

04/19/2018

UF/IFAS Extension Women Are Making History Every Day
March is Women’s History Month, a month dedicated to celebrating the contribution and accomplishments of women across all aspects of our lives. At UF/IFAS Extension, women play critical roles in every program area, in every county across the state

03/15/2018

Service to Others – The 4-H Way
4-H offers many opportunities for youth to develop life skills that will serve them well into adulthood.  In April, there were several campaigns designed to teach our young people the value of leadership and service to others through participation in the Month of Service and the State 4-H Service Project

05/11/2018

Expanding Horizons and Instilling Work Ethics – Meet Jackson 4-H Volunteer Terri Hardin
“Saluting the hardworking volunteers of 4-H.” Jackson 4-H volunteer club leader Terri Hardin wears many hats

04/19/2018

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    Thank You Farm Credit for Supporting Global Youth Service Day
    Jackson 4-H would like to thank Mrs. Lesia Andrews and Farm Credit for their donations in support of our District II 4-H Global Youth Service Day project

    04/19/2018

    Donations needed for Global Youth Service Day (April 20-22)
    Jackson 4-H will join with other counties in our District on April 21st to participate in Global Youth Service Day! We will be preparing Disaster Preparedness bags with personal hygiene items, such as the ones shown above. This project can double as a state service project and youth that turn in three or more project report forms will be acknowledged at 4-H U

    04/04/2018