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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 May 2021 class list for our latest offerings of classes and programs. 

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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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Teaching Children to Stick to their Goals ‘til they Stick: Creating Healthy Habits
According to the CDC, from 1999-2000 through 2017-2018 obesity rates increased from 30.5% to 42

03/24/2021

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COVID-19 and UF/IFAS Extension
Updated 03/16/20 As we continue to monitor COVID-19 in Florida, I wanted to take a moment to update our UF/IFAS Extension community about our current status, best practices and next steps. Please call your local UF/IFAS Extension office or view the local update page for the most up to date information on your

03/15/2020

Cervical Cancer Awareness and Prevention Strategies
Cervical cancer is a largely preventable cancer that affects women. The cervix is the part of the body that connects the uterus to the birth canal/vagina

07/10/2020

Mother’s Day feature: Farming, and UF/IFAS, runs in the family
Ann Blount calls herself a “weekend farmer.” The Blount family’s 300-acre farm in Gadsden County can trace its roots back to 1908, evolving from shade tobacco to sweet potato fields, and eventually to its current timber, cattle and hay operation

05/06/2021

Healthy Habits: Making them Stick
The rate of obesity within the U.S is gradually increasing

03/02/2021

Safe Sweating: Beating the Heat
Summer is a great time to get up and active, and in Florida, there are many outdoor activities available to help us do so. From biking to trail walking, to the many water sports and more, there’s no reason we shouldn’t be moving

07/21/2020

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    Cervical Cancer Awareness and Prevention Strategies
    Cervical cancer is a largely preventable cancer that affects women. The cervix is the part of the body that connects the uterus to the birth canal/vagina

    07/10/2020

    May is Preeclampsia Awareness Month
    May is Preeclampsia awareness month. According to American Pregnancy Association preeclampsia is a high blood pressure condition that affects 5-8% of pregnant women during their pregnancy or in the post-partum period following their delivery

    05/28/2020