University of Florida Extension Lake County

Who We Are

The Cooperative Extension Service is nationwide and was established by the Smith-Lever Act of 1914. It is a partnership between state land grant universities, the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) and the county governments throughout the nation. All of these groups share in the planning, financing, and operation of extension programs. In Florida, the Cooperative Extension Service is administered by the University of Florida. Our office provides extension agents in the areas of:

What We Can Help With


Natural Resources

4-H Youth Development

Lawn & Garden

Family Resources

Learning Opportunities


Lloyd Singleton
Interim County Extension Director

Phone (352) 343-4101 ext.2729

Fax  (352) 343-2767
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Physical Address
1951 Woodlea Rd., Tavares, FL 32778  

Mailing Address
1951 Woodlea Rd., Tavares, FL 32778

8:00 am – 5:00 pm