Celebrating 100 years of Extension


The Smith-Lever Act of 1914 established the Cooperative Extension Service, which allows us all to benefit from the knowledge of our land-grant universities. Extension has helped millions of Floridians by tapping the latest information from the research engines of the University of Florida and Florida A&M, converting it into practical knowledge we use every day. More...




North Central Florida Cattle Report

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The UF Weight Management Program NOW at your local Extension office!

The University of Florida is conducting a weight managment program with the Union County Extension Office. Eligible adults can participate in this no-cost healthy lifestyle program. Call toll-free now for more information! 1-877-273-5235.



Farm City Week

November 24th at the Lakeside Community Center at 6:00PM. Bring a dish (and serving utensil) for your family plus three people, come and enjoy.



    2014 Suwannee Valley   Watermelon Institute

December 2nd at the Straughn IFAS Extension Professional Development Center beginning at 10:00AM. Agenda and map...



Union County Beekeepers Club Meeting

December 11th at 7:00PM at the Union County Extension Office.





   Seasonal Weed Control for Northeast Florida





      Florida Crops

Florida Crop news by Mace Bauer,

University of Florida/IFAS. More...




New Florida Cattle ID Program





2013-2014 Vegetable Production Handbook




FEMA Disaster Assistance

You may call 800-621-FEMA (3362) or click here to go to FEMA Disaster online, available in English and Spanish. More...