UF/IFAS Extension
Pasco County

Extension provides non-biased, research-based information to America's citizens. We are an off-campus branch of the University of Florida's Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences (UF/IFAS) and serve as a bridge between the research labs of the university and the local community.

36702 State Road 52
Dade City, FL 33525-5198


Monday - Friday
8am - 5pm

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Dade City Watson Park Community Gardens are Open for Planting!
January 26, 2018 was a great day for the UF/IFAS Pasco Extension Office. County Extension Director/Urban Horticulture Agent, Dr


Beneficial Garden Bugs: The Good Flies
Not all bugs are alike.  Some bugs in Florida are garden pests, because they can do a lot of damage to plants, especially during the growing season


Building Exercise into your Life
What’s the best kind of workout?  Is it swimming?  Running?  Organized sports?  There is no one-size-fits all answer because the best kind of workout is one that you will stick with. Some people love the “me time” from a workout


Pasture Weed Control Tips
There are several factors that determine our success using herbicides on pasture.  The herbicides, themselves, are highly effective and highly researched


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    Managing your Stimulus Check and Tax Refund
    You might be feeling like you won a jackpot between the third stimulus check and your tax refund coming around the same time.  For many families, excess money like this is very rare and they aren’t sure if they will see this much extra again


    Sprinkler tune-up!
    It's time for a sprinkler tune-up! With another "dry season" approaching in central FL, it's time to make sure your sprinkler system is putting water where it's needed, when it's needed.