Skip to main content

For upcoming classes/events:

If you'd like show your support for UF/IFAS Extension Orange County's mission, donations are accepted here.

We look forward to working with you!

UF/IFAS Extension
Orange County

UF/IFAS Extension Orange County provides education and information to residents and businesses through workshops, publications, and mass media in the areas of family life, youth development, natural resources, horticulture, and agriculture. Current classes/events are listed on our events calendar.

(407) 254-9200
6021 S. Conway Rd.
Orlando, FL 32812


Monday - Friday
8a.m. - 5p.m.
Plant Clinic Monday - Friday 10:00a.m. - 5p.m.

Sort by Your Interest

Hurricane Season Has Begun: Time to Prepare
Hurricanes June 1st is the first day of the 2023 hurricane season in the Eastern part of the United States. This season will continue all the way to November 30, 2023


Find an Expert

Search the IFAS Directory to find an expert.

‘Near Normal’ Hurricane Season Means Take All Precautions
The 2023 Atlantic Hurricane Season begins June 1. Are you ready? The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration is predicting a "near normal" Atlantic Hurricane Season this year


Got Chinch Bugs?
Got a yard full of grass? Got an irrigation system you haven't checked in a while? Well, you may be creating the perfect environment for a notorious yard pest. The chinch bug is a small pest that feeds on stressed lawns (specifically during this season, so you should really keep reading)


Meet Orange County’s Newest UF/IFAS Extension Agent!
Hey there! My name is Heather Kalaman, and I am the new Florida-Friendly Landscaping™ and Residential Horticulture Agent here at UF/IFAS Extension Orange County. I started this position in mid-April and thought I would take a moment to introduce myself


View All Local Events


    View All Upcoming Events

    Changes to the Orange County Plant Clinic
    Did you know that UF/IFAS Extension Orange County has a group of trained volunteers to help you with your plant needs? If your plants are in need contact our Residential Plant Clinic! What exactly is a Plant Clinic? Think of it as a one-stop-shop for all your plant health questions or walk-in clinic for your plants. Having problems with disease or insect pests? Looking to start a vegetable garden and don't know where to


    Nature Helps Nurture the Soul
    Did you know that being outside and spending time in nature can reduce stress and anxiety? Connecting with the world outside has also been linked to uplifting overall mood and feelings of happiness. With that being said, have you visited our office here at UF/IFAS Extension Orange County? We have beautiful Exploration Gardens that are free for you to visit and explore the wonders of both plants and animals