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UF/IFAS Extension
Jackson County

University of Florida Extension in Jackson provides educational programs on agriculture, home gardening, natural resource management, food preservation and nutrition, family financial management, health and wellness, and youth development.

Contact

jackson@ifas.ufl.edu
(850) 482-9620
2741 Penn Ave. Suite 3
Marianna, FL 32448

Hours

Monday - Friday
7:30 - 4:30 PM Central

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Free Community Wellness Event: Heart & Sole 5K
Come join us for the annual Jackson County Heart & Sole 5K on Saturday, September 7th at 7am at Citizen Lodge Park in Marianna. Check out this flyer for more information

08/12/2019

Grab Your Shoes and a Friend: Join us for the Heart and Sole 5K Event
The University of Florida IFAS Extension Service, the Florida Department of Health Jackson County and Jackson Hospital have collaborated to host the 4th annual Heart and Sole 5K Walk/Run on Saturday, September 7, 2019 from 7 am to 10 am CST at Citizen Lodge Park in Marianna. Registration is FREE as well as a free t-shirt for the first 100 participants

08/20/2019

UF/IFAS Experts Help Farmers Cope with Mental Stress
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla --- When some people think of a farmer, they conjure an image of a stoic, tough-as-nails figure – one who can cope with any hardship

10/03/2019

Bullying – Stop It!
Have you ever been bullied or know someone who has been bullied? I know I have. October is National Bullying Prevention Month

10/17/2019

Proactive Preparation – National Preparedness Month
September is National Preparedness Month, so right now is a great time to think about how you can be prepared, and then act on those thoughts and get ready for an emergency! This article will help get you thinking, give you some great starting points, and provide resources to turn to. Emergencies Have a Wide Horizon While hurricanes are likely the first thing panhandle residents think of when it comes to emergencies, are you

08/30/2019

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    Grab Your Shoes and a Friend: Join us for the Heart and Sole 5K Event
    The University of Florida IFAS Extension Service, the Florida Department of Health Jackson County and Jackson Hospital have collaborated to host the 4th annual Heart and Sole 5K Walk/Run on Saturday, September 7, 2019 from 7 am to 10 am CST at Citizen Lodge Park in Marianna. Registration is FREE as well as a free t-shirt for the first 100 participants

    08/20/2019

    Plan Ahead for Back to School Savings
    It’s still the dog days of summer so it’s hard to believe that the first day of school is right around the corner. Soon, the kids will be wrapping up the lazy days of summer and the fun of summer camps and family vacations to prepare for the back to school routine

    07/31/2019