Who We Are
Uf/IFAS Extension ecompasses the thousands of Extension faculty members, scientists, educators, admistrative staff, and volunteers, all woking to provide solutions for your life. Nick T. Place is the Dean and Director of UF/IFAS Extension.
What is Extension?
Extension is a partnership between state, federal, and county governments to provide scientific knowledge and expertise to the public. The University of Florida (UF) together with Florida A&M University (FAMU) administers the Florida Cooperative Extension Service.
The University of Florida's Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences (UF/IFAS) is a federal, state, and county partnership dedicated to developing knowledge in agriculture, human and natural resources, and the life sciences and to making that knowledge accessible to sustain and enhance the quality of human life.