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Register for upcoming UF/IFAS Extension Programs

UF/IFAS Extension St. Johns County is a partnership between the University of Florida Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences (UF/IFAS) and the St. Johns County Board of County Commissioners.  Our residents are supported with research-based solutions to many of your everyday problems.  We can help you save water, shop smarter, eat healthier, identify your plant problems, and help prepare our youth for adulthood. 

In doing this, we offer a variety of programs.  To find out more information about a specific program or to sign up, please click the link below.  Many of our programs are offered virtually.


Living on a Few Acres - St. Johns County

When:  The 3rd Thursday of the month from 6 - 7 p.m.

Where:  Wind Mitigation Building, 3111 Agricultural Center Drive, St. Augustine, FL 32092

Information and Registration: Living on a Few Acres Workshops

Workshops:  June 20 - Sheep & Goats; July 18 - Backyard Poultry; Aug 15 - Cool-Season/Wildlife Forages; Sep 19 - Drones on the Farm; Oct 17 - Cattle for the Small Farmer.

This workshop series covers a variety of topics to help you and your small farm! 

To learn more about Living on a Few Acres watch this short video

If you missed a workshop or would just like to attend in a different county that better meets your schedule please click the link below.

Living on a Few Acres - St. Johns - Duval - Clay Counties


Limited Commercial Landscape Maintenance Training

When: June 21, 2024 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Where:  3125 Agricultural Center Drive, St. Augustine, FL 32092

Registration:  https://www.eventbrite.com/e/limited-commercial-landscape-maintenance-training-tickets-875422741987?aff=oddtdtcreator

The Limited Commercial Landscape Maintenance/LCLM license requires this 6-hour training, proof of insurance, and a passing exam score. With the LCLM license, you can apply caution-labeled pesticides (including herbicides) to ornamental plant beds for your commercial clients. To decide whether the LCLM license is for you, check out the UF/IFAS publication, “Finding the Correct Pesticide Applicator License in Florida“. It offers a helpful key and reference sheets for each license. This class provides the required 6 hour training for LCLM. You will need to schedule your exam separately for a later date.


Master Gardener Volunteers Fall Plant Sale

When:  October 11 & 12, 2024 - 9:00 a. m. - 2:00 p.m.

Where: 3125 Agricultural Center Drive, St. Augustine, FL 32092

Cash or Check only.

CONTACT

Tim Wilson County Extension Director stjohns@ifas.ufl.edu

Phone (904) 209-0430 Fax (904) 209-0431

Physical & Mailing Address 3125 Agricultural Center Drive St. Augustine, FL 32092

Hours Monday - Friday 8:30 am - 5:00 pm