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UF/IFAS Extension
Orange County

The Smith/Lever Act of 1914 established the Cooperative Extension Service (Orange County - February 23, 1914). Since then, numerous Extension professionals have dedicated their lives to help identify county needs and develop results oriented programs to help solve those needs.

Contact

orange@ifas.ufl.edu
(407) 254-9200
6021 S. Conway Rd.
Orlando, FL 32812

Hours

Monday - Friday
8a.m. - 5p.m.
Plant Clinic Monday - Friday 8a.m. - Noon; 1p.m. - 5p.m.

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Designing Colorful Summer Containers
An easy way to add color to an entryway or patio is with a container full of flowers. You can get ready made combos at the garden center, but making your own lets you choose plants that can survive our challenging summer weather

06/26/2018

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4-H Summer Camp: A Time for Youth to Grow
The Benefits of 4-H Summer Camp There is nothing that compares to the life-skill building and memory-making experiences associated with attending 4-H summer camp. According to a study by the American Camp Association (National Collaboration for Youth, 2011), “children who participated in a camp experience… reported significant growth in positive identity,

05/17/2018

Healthy Living Expo and 5K Milk Run
Join us on March 24, 2018 for our 5K Milk Run and Healthy Living Expo at the UF/IFAS Extension Orange County. Start your day off right by running through historic dairy cow pastures while enjoying all the beauty Florida nature has to offer

02/01/2018

Sanjay Shukla and UF/IFAS Extension Innovation
Innovation has long been a value embedded in UF/IFAS Extension programming. From our first days over a century ago to what we are delivering today, Extension faculty have been committed to using technology and innovation in the delivery of educational programs

06/25/2018

Fall Prevention
Do you have trouble picking up objects from the floor, reaching overhead, getting in and out of the chair or walking without holding on to something? If you find yourself answering yes to any of these questions, you are at risk for falling and may need to modify your lifestyle to help decrease your risk. Internal related factors like walking instabilities, balance problems, visual or hearing impairments, decreased muscle strength and tone can all

05/03/2018

Healthy Living
The word health is defined as a state of being sound in mind, body and spirit. We often take health for granted until it’s gone

02/27/2018

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    Healthy Living Expo and 5K Milk Run
    Join us on March 24, 2018 for our 5K Milk Run and Healthy Living Expo at the UF/IFAS Extension Orange County. Start your day off right by running through historic dairy cow pastures while enjoying all the beauty Florida nature has to offer

    02/01/2018

    Extension Solutions on Orange TV
    Extension Solutions is a new video program that provides up-to-date horticulture and other Extension information on agriculture, horticulture, family& consumer sciences and 4-H to the residents of Central Florida. The three to four minute segments covering a variety of Extension topics are a production of Orange TV

    12/08/2017