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UF/IFAS Extension
St Lucie County County

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.

Contact

lachancec@ufl.edu
(772) 462-1660
8400 Picos Road, Ste 101
Fort Pierce, FL 34945

Hours

Main Office: Monday - Friday
8am - 5pm
South County: Morningside Branch Library Tues - Fri 1 p.m.-3; Sat 9 a.m. - 11

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Debt Collectors Calling? Here’s help
Stuff happens. Sometimes, through bad planning, circumstance or whatever, we get behind on our bills

07/06/2018

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Master Your Money
Only 17 states in the nation require high school students to take a course in personal finance, according to a report from 2016.  Florida is not one of them

06/22/2018

Save During America Saves Week
A lot of great events happen in spring including America Saves Week!  Haven't heard of this national passtime? That's okay - let me give you the low down. What Is America Saves Week? America Saves Week has been happening since 2007

02/09/2018

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

Managing Mosquitoes During Hurricane Season
  Atlantic Hurricane season officially begins on June 1st and continues until November 30th.  With heavy rains comes pooling water and mosquito breeding

06/20/2018

Green Industry Going Greener?
Many readers may already know, the term Green Industry refers to the commercial lawn and landscapers that work so hard to keep our yards and neighborhoods beautiful in the hot Florida sun. Green industry professionals stay current on best practices so they can reduce their impact on our environment

06/01/2018

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    Save During America Saves Week
    A lot of great events happen in spring including America Saves Week!  Haven't heard of this national passtime? That's okay - let me give you the low down. What Is America Saves Week? America Saves Week has been happening since 2007

    02/09/2018

    Robocalls Rile Regulators
    A few months back, I blogged about the increase in robocalls reported by Florida residents.  I offered some solutions to help you avoid harassment from these telemarketers

    02/05/2018