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Broward County

Broward County Extension Service is a partnership between the University of Florida's Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences (UF/IFAS), and Broward County government, to provide non-biased, research-based information to Broward citizens.

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broward@ifas.ufl.edu
(954) 756-8550
3245 College Avenue
Davie, FL 33314

Hours

Monday - Friday
8 am - 5 pm

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Consume Safe Drinking Water During an Emergency
Authors: Brenda Marty Jimenez, UF/IFAS Extension, Broward County, Agent IV Amarat Simonne, Ph.D

02/17/2021

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BBQ with Broward 4-H!
Broward County 4-H proudly hosted its third annual barbecue tailgate competition in November 2019. We are grateful to Mission BBQ, Magic Cow Ice Cream, the

09/19/2020

Food Safety Tip: Do Not Wash Raw Chicken
If you have seen it written in any cookbook or have read materials out there telling you to wash raw chicken, it is a dangerous practice and it is the wrong thing to do, according to the latest research. FOOD SAFETY When teaching food safety classes, I am often asked whether participants should wash raw chicken before cooking it or not? The answer is definitely-NO

01/21/2021

Stand Up & Holler for Extension on Gator Nation Giving Day
Thursday, February 18 is Gator Nation Giving Day, when University of Florida alumni, students, faculty, staff, families and friends worldwide all get a chance to Stand Up & Holler. We might have to use our inside voices when hollering this year, as Gator Nation Giving Day will be a virtual event

02/12/2021

Keep Food Safety in Mind at Your Super Bowl Party
Authors: Brenda Marty Jimenez, UF/IFAS Extension, Broward County, Agent IV Amarat Simonne, Ph.D

02/04/2021

Glick gift grows 4-H gardens
COVID-19 led to major disruptions in 4-H programs. Broward 4-H has been leading garden programs at Cambridge Square Lauderdale Lakes Apartments since fall 2018

02/02/2021

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    Food Safety Tip: Do Not Wash Raw Chicken
    If you have seen it written in any cookbook or have read materials out there telling you to wash raw chicken, it is a dangerous practice and it is the wrong thing to do, according to the latest research. FOOD SAFETY When teaching food safety classes, I am often asked whether participants should wash raw chicken before cooking it or not? The answer is definitely-NO

    01/21/2021

    Provide for Wildlife-The Atala Butterfly
    Article by UF/IFAS Extension Broward County Urban Horticulture Agent Lorna Bravo Plants in your landscape that provide food, water, and shelter will attract Florida's diverse wildlife. What is black, blue-green with flashes of a red tail? You guessed it, the Atala butterfly

    01/10/2021