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UF/IFAS Extension
Marion County

UF/IFAS Extension Marion County is a cooperation between the Marion County Board of County Commissioners and the University of Florida to deliver relevant, research-based education programs that result in healthy people, healthy environments and healthy economies.

Contact

extensionservice@marioncountyfl.org
(352) 671-8400
2232 NE Jacksonville Rd
Ocala, FL 34470

Hours

Monday - Friday
8am - 5pm

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Declutter Your Life: Ordering Your Paperwork
Did you know disorganization can cost you money and sometimes your peace of mind? Lost receipts make it difficult to return unwanted items.  Rebates, over-pays, and the like can expire, resulting in lost money

04/15/2019

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Homebuyer Education Workshop Series
HOMEBUYER EDUCATION  UF/IFAS Extension Marion County Classroom 2232 NE Jacksonville Road Ocala, FL 34470 Registration Fee: Individuals:  $30 Couples:  $40 Register at Eventbrite: hbe-marion-may19.eventbrite

04/18/2019

Avocado ~ It’s More Than Guacamole
Have you tried an avocado lately? Avocado is a green-skinned, fleshy fruit that adorns your grocers’ shelves.  There are many varieties

04/05/2019

Peanut Butter Challenge Fights Hunger, One Jar at a Time
We hear a lot about hunger. You’ve no doubt seen public service announcements on television, asking you to give to charitable organizations to help feed people

10/04/2018

Reduce Unwanted Solicitations
Reducing junk mail and unwanted solicitations that come to you through the USPS is a very effective step toward your goal of ordering your record keeping and decluttering your life.  There are two ways to opt out of receiving prescreened offers of credit, insurance, new automobiles, and other consumer products

04/15/2019

Protect Your Family from Illness – Clean and Sanitize Your Kitchen
No doubt about it, because the kitchen is the main place for food preparation and eating, it is the hot spot for all types of pathogens (disease-causing microorganisms) that can cause foodborne illness.  Cleanliness in the kitchen is a key component in reducing risk of foodborne illness

04/15/2019

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    Avocado ~ It’s More Than Guacamole
    Have you tried an avocado lately? Avocado is a green-skinned, fleshy fruit that adorns your grocers’ shelves.  There are many varieties

    04/05/2019

    It’s Time to Fertilize
    I have lived in Florida my whole life but never had time to care for my lawn.  Lawn maintenance was very easy - I wrote a check every month for service

    03/25/2019