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UF/IFAS is here to help! Your UF/IFAS Extension office in Brevard County is now open to the public and appointments are not required at this time. Check out our February 2021 class list for our latest offerings of classes and programs. 

If you prefer you can contact us via email, phone, or our social media site.

We look forward to working with you, and please stay safe!

UF/IFAS Extension
Brevard County

The University of Florida Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences (UF/IFAS) Extension in Brevard County is a partnership between UF/IFAS, the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), and Brevard County government, providing educational programs based on the latest research and technology.

Contact

brevard@ifas.ufl.edu
(321) 633-1702
3695 Lake Drive
Cocoa, FL 32926

Hours

Monday - Friday
8am - 5pm
Farmers Market Thursday 3-6pm

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