University of Florida Extension in Jackson County provides educational programs on agriculture, home gardening, natural resource management, food preservation and nutrition, family financial management, health and wellness, and youth development.
2741 Penn Ave. Suite 3
Marianna, FL 32448
Spigelia marilandica, A Pollinator Friendly Native Plant for Northwest Florida Gardens
This week I have been noticing some of the beautiful perennials blooming at the Jackson County Extension office, and one struck me as especially beautiful. Indian Pink or Woodland Pinkroot, it turns out, (Spigelia marilandica), is native to several counties in the Florida Panhandle
Old Tea Roses Worthy of Consideration for Florida Panhandle Landscapes
Due to several unique challenges home gardeners and nursery owners are often baffled when trying to incorporate roses into landscapes. Consequently, they ignore roses altogether or limit themselves to cultivars in the knockout or drift series
‘Near Normal’ Hurricane Season Means Take All Precautions
The 2023 Atlantic Hurricane Season begins June 1. Are you ready? The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration is predicting a "near normal" Atlantic Hurricane Season this year
Sarranda Myrick is Jackson County 4-H’s Volunteer of the Week!
Sarranda Myrick is Jackson County 4-H's Volunteer of the Week! Helen Keller once said, "Alone we can do so little, but together we can do so much." This statement reflects Sarranda Myrick's heart for service and passion for providing leadership and educational opportunities for Jackson County youth
April 4-H Club Meetings
Join us for the Jackson County 4-H Club Meetings in April! Beef & Swine Club Combined with Dairy Club Subscribe to the Beef & Swine Club Calendar Join the Beef & Swine Club Facebook.
March 2023 4-H Club Meetings
MARIANNA, FLA. -- Jackson County 4-H offers experiential learning opportunities for youth ages 5-18, and all clubs are open to new members and beginners
4-H Practice Poultry Show Scheduled for March 2
The Jackson County 4-H Chicken and Poultry Club is hosting a practice poultry show on Thursday, March 2 at 5:00 p.m