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Sauces and dog food: Two success stories from the Accelerator @ Immokalee
IMMOKALEE, Fla. --- Reshma Tannassee’s sauces sell like hotcakes
Recording the Impacts of COVID-19 on Agricultural Professionals
Recording the Impacts of COVID-19 on Agricultural Professionals UF/IFAS researchers are surveying agricultural professionals on the impact of COVID-19. The intent of the project is to capture the stories within the Florida food system to provide insights into the adaptations, innovations, and issues that have arisen throughout the food system during this pandemic
What's Going on in Florida
COVID-19 and UF/IFAS Extension
Updated 03/16/20 As we continue to monitor COVID-19 in Florida, I wanted to take a moment to update our UF/IFAS Extension community about our current status, best practices and next steps. Please call your local UF/IFAS Extension office or view the local update page for the most up to date information on your
The View from Two Months In
Hello all, and welcome to a brand new year! I’ve been Dean of UF/IFAS Extension now for a little over two months. When I first started, I received a piece of advice from SVP Scott Angle: “Above all, just have fun!” he told me
Strengthen your relationship through the Art of Effective Communication
As we endure another prolonged season of stressors for couples and families across the state of Florida, there has never been a better time to focus on strengthening our relationships. UF/IFAS Extension is offering an online virtual event to individuals and couples that want to master “the art of effective communication”
Just Wash Your Hands!!
Food Safety Although the United States of America has one of the safest food supplies in the world, we still have 48 million cases of foodborne illnesses each year- one out of every six people! Plus, there are 3,000 deaths each year. Foodborne illness is largely preventable
Garden Festival and Plant Sale – Orange County Extension
Join us on Saturday March 5th, from 9am to 3pm, for our Garden Festival and Plant Sale hosted the UF/IFAS Orange County Extension Master Gardener Volunteers! The event will be held at UF/IFAS Extension Orange County located at 6021 S. Conway, Orlando 32812
UF Social Media Committee Soup Blitz – #NationalSoupDay February 4, 2022
The UF Social Media Committee Soup Blitz #NationalSoupDay will be on February 4, 2022. During this event, colleagues and the public interested in participating can use social media on February 4, 2022 to push out soup nutrition, recipes, locally sourced meats and produce, etc