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UF/IFAS Extension
Levy County

UF/IFAS Extension Levy County educates the people of Levy County in the areas of agriculture, livestock, horticulture and 4-H youth development. It is a partnership between the University of Florida Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences and the Levy County government.

Contact

levy@ifas.ufl.edu levy4H@ifas.ufl.edu
(352) 486-5131
625 N Hathaway Ave
Bronson, FL 32621

Hours

Monday - Friday
8:00 am - 4:30 pm

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Enhancing Your Flavor Palate! Basil
Herbs and spices can be used to replace sodium in foods to enhance the flavor. This is important since American’s consume three to four times the recommended amount of sodium daily

06/26/2020

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Selecting Beef Cuts for Grilling
With the 4th of July being this Saturday, we want to share some tips with you on selecting beef cuts for grilling! Watch as UF/IFAS Levy County Extension Director, Ed Jennings, describes what makes certain cuts perfect for grilling and which cuts you'd want to avoid purchasing if you plan to grill this weekend. Happy Grilling!

06/30/2020

BE PREPARED FOR HURRICANE SEASON
The 2020 Hurricane season started June 1 and when it comes to preparing for hurricane season you can never be over prepared.  Individuals need to make sure all hurricane supplies are current and not out dated

06/08/2020

Feeling cooped up in quarantine? UF releases new guide to raising backyard chickens
In the early days of the pandemic, as bare grocery store shelves prompted concerns about the food supply, many became interested in producing more of their food at home. Some flocked to local agricultural feed stores in search of baby chicks that would grow up to produce eggs fresh from the backyard

07/09/2020

KEEP PICNIC AND GRILLED FOODS SAFE
Summer will be here soon and everyone will be busy planning cookouts.  Picnics, barbecues and potlucks are wonderful ways to celebrate a family get together, holiday or just time to relax and enjoy grilled food!  Whatever you plan take care to prepare and transport food safely

06/15/2020

COVID-19 Levy EOC Text Opt-In Service
As a way to ensure that our residents and visitors have the ability to receive regular updates about what is going on in Levy County, the Levy County Department of Emergency Management has created a Text Opt-In service for Levy specific COVID-19 information. Please note that this WILL NOT replace the AlertLevy Emergency Notification System

06/11/2020

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    BE PREPARED FOR HURRICANE SEASON
    The 2020 Hurricane season started June 1 and when it comes to preparing for hurricane season you can never be over prepared.  Individuals need to make sure all hurricane supplies are current and not out dated

    06/08/2020

    Enhancing Flavor Without Sodium!
    American’s love their salt!!  Have you ever caught yourself watching people eat?  The waitress brings the individual their order and before they taste the food they reach for the salt shaker and start shaking!!  Yes, adding more sodium to food that may not need it.  Does this sound familiar?  How much sodium does a person really need per day to survive? Your body needs only a small amount of sodium

    05/14/2020