Hernando County March Grass

Who We Are:

UF/IFAS Extension Hernando County is a partnership between: University of Florida's Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences, United States Department of Agriculture, and Hernando County Board of County Commissioners to provide scientific knowledge and expertise to the public.

Operating as part of the University's Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences, Extension serves each of the state's sixty-seven counties by providing information and conducting educational programs on issues such as sustainable agriculture, competitiveness in world markets, natural resource conservation, energy conservation, food safety, child and family development, consumer credit counseling, and youth development.


Natural Resources/Agriculture/Community Development

Jim E. Davis
Multi-County Extension Director II
(352) 540-6223
Email Jim


Lawn & Garden/Master Gardener Coordinator

Dr. William Lester
Urban & Commercial Horticulture Agent II
(352) 540-6226
Email Bill


Sea Grant

Brittany Hall-Scharf
Sea Grant Extension Agent II
(352) 540-6225
Email Brittany


4-H Youth Development

Nancy Moores
4-H Agent III
(352) 540-6229
Email Nancy


Family & Consumer Services

Scott Taylor
Family & Consumer Science Agent II
(352) 754-4898
Email Scott


What We Can Help With

oranges - UF/IFAS Extension AgricultureAgriculture

Ichetucknee Springs -  UF/IFAS Extension Natural ResourcesNatural Resources

UF/IFAS Extension 4H Youth Development4-H Youth Development

planting a seedling in the ground   - UF/IFAS Extension Lawn and GardenLawn & Garden

nutrition help UF/IFAS Extension Family ResourcesFamily Resources

Field Day - UF/IFAS Extension Learning OpportunitiesLearning Opportunities


Jim E. Davis 
Multi-County Extension Director

Phone (352) 754-4433
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Physical Address
16110 Aviation Loop Drive
Brooksville, FL 34604 

Mailing Address
P.O. Box 15427
Brooksville, FL 34604



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