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UF/IFAS Extension
Pinellas County

UF/IFAS Extension Pinellas County is the local branch of a nationwide network of land grant universities providing non-biased, research-based information to America's citizens. In our state, Extension's land grant link is the University of Florida/Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences(IFAS).

Contact

jpgellermann@pinellascounty.org
(727) 582-2100
12520 Ulmerton Road
Largo, FL 33774

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Monday - Friday
8am - 5pm

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Probiotics: for your gut and much more
Joseph Buchman, Dietetic Intern Bay Pines Health Care System   Whether it be on the news, in magazines, or overheard in the grocery store check-out line, it is likely you have heard about probiotics recently. Lately it seems everyone is excited about the many benefits of consuming probiotic-rich yogurts and fermented beverages, but what is all the fuss

04/04/2018

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Love Earth, Love Art, #LovePinellas
Get a head start on celebrating Earth Day this year by entering our Mail Art Contest. Show us why you #LovePinellas – with award winning beaches and parks, museums and art districts, food and breweries, there’s lots to love in Pinellas

03/20/2018

Bugs in the March Garden
Eastern Lubber Grasshoppers are hatching early this year. You may notice them coming out of the ground in mass

03/09/2018

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

Project Drawdown – #DrawdownEcoChallenge
As Earth Day approaches you may be wondering how you can help reduce your impact on the environment. You may feel overwhelmed with all of the suggested actions to reduce your footprint and that is okay – you are not alone! Luckily, there are authors such as Paul Hawken, who have worked to simplify sustainability

04/03/2018

Fact Sheets
Africanized Bee Awareness Air_Potato_Vine_Infestation_Site-_Beetle_Request_Form Alternative pesticides .

03/09/2018

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    Bugs in the March Garden
    Eastern Lubber Grasshoppers are hatching early this year. You may notice them coming out of the ground in mass

    03/09/2018

    Lower Your Impact – Minding Your EcoPrints
    Trying to be sustainable can sometimes be overwhelming. Everywhere you go there is waste, whether it is household waste (food, plastic, unrecyclable materials) or construction debris (concrete, wood)

    03/01/2018