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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.

Jim E. Davis

Multi-County Extension Director III
(352) 754-4433
Email Jim

Dr. William Lester

Urban & Commercial Horticulture Agent III
(352) 754-4433
Email Bill

Brittany Hall-Scharf

Sea Grant Extension Agent III
(352) 754-4433
Email Brittany

Dr. Nancy Moores

4-H Agent III
(352) 754-4433
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Scott Taylor

Family & Consumer Science Agent II
(352) 754-4433
Email Scott

What We Can Help With

vegetable basketAgriculture

butterflyNatural Resources

4-H Children in a kitchen4-H Youth Development

Clipping plantsLawn & Garden

family at farmers marketFamily Resources

food safetyLearning Opportunities


Jim E. Davis Multi-County Extension Director (352) 754-4433

Physical Address 16110 Aviation Loop Drive Brooksville, FL 34604

Hours Monday - Friday 8:00am – 5:00pm