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Yellow, wedelia flowers bloom, en masse, in a lush field. [CREDIT: Pixabay.com] Master Gardener Volunteers on… wicked wedelia (9/24/2021) by Sarasota County Extension Master Gardener Volunteers - By Rita Dadzis Master Gardener Volunteer Program team member Oh, wedelia. Why do you? Wedelia is a beautiful plant, with a thick mat of green leaves and pretty, bright-yellow, daisy-like flowers that bloom year-round. It’s an eye-catcher that... Read More
Bay-Friendly Landscaping feat Bay-Friendly Landscaping (9/22/2021) by Pat Williams - Ask Franklin County Master Gardener Volunteer James Hargrove Residents of Franklin County all have two things in common:  we live on or very near a bay or river, and we miss seeing the oystermen who made their living... Read More
Bay-Friendly Landscaping feat Bay-Friendly Landscaping (9/22/2021) by Pat Williams - Ask Franklin County Master Gardener Volunteer James Hargrove Residents of Franklin County all have two things in common:  we live on or very near a bay or river, and we miss seeing the oystermen who made their living... Read More
Bay-Friendly Landscaping feat Bay-Friendly Landscaping (9/22/2021) by Pat Williams - Ask Franklin County Master Gardener Volunteer James Hargrove Residents of Franklin County all have two things in common:  we live on or very near a bay or river, and we miss seeing the oystermen who made their living... Read More
Bay-Friendly Landscaping feat Bay-Friendly Landscaping (9/22/2021) by Pat Williams - Ask Franklin County Master Gardener Volunteer James Hargrove Residents of Franklin County all have two things in common:  we live on or very near a bay or river, and we miss seeing the oystermen who made their living... Read More
Bay-Friendly Landscaping feat Bay-Friendly Landscaping (9/22/2021) by Pat Williams - Ask Franklin County Master Gardener Volunteer James Hargrove Residents of Franklin County all have two things in common:  we live on or very near a bay or river, and we miss seeing the oystermen who made their living... Read More
Bay-Friendly Landscaping feat Bay-Friendly Landscaping (9/22/2021) by Pat Williams - Ask Franklin County Master Gardener Volunteer James Hargrove Residents of Franklin County all have two things in common:  we live on or very near a bay or river, and we miss seeing the oystermen who made their living... Read More
Bay-Friendly Landscaping feat Bay-Friendly Landscaping (9/22/2021) by Pat Williams - Ask Franklin County Master Gardener Volunteer James Hargrove Residents of Franklin County all have two things in common:  we live on or very near a bay or river, and we miss seeing the oystermen who made their living... Read More
vegetable gardens A test to check the germination rate of old seeds (9/17/2021) by Anne Yasalonis - Have old seeds packets and wondering if the seeds are still viable to grow in the garden? Many seeds will last for years if stored correctly in a cool, dry, indoor environment. Follow these simple steps to test... Read More
Veg Orchard background Cabbage: What Every Fall Garden Needs (9/10/2021) by Pat Williams - Ask Master Gardener Volunteer Linda Clemens   Now that August/September is here, it is time to start some cabbage seeds.  Cabbage (Brassica oleracea var. capitate) is a versatile, useful vegetable that is very easy to grow here in... Read More
Pothos, also known as devil's ivy, grows rampant in a Florida oak tree. [CREDIT: Ann Madden] Master Gardener Volunteers on… pothos: mild-mannered or monster? (8/27/2021) by Sarasota County Extension Master Gardener Volunteers - By Ann Madden Master Gardener Volunteer Program team member Oh, that tropical look. Many homeowners want it, and often turn to the eye-catching pothos to create it. In doing so, they may unwittingly unleash a monster. Pothos is... Read More
UF IFAS Extension Office Sign UF/IFAS Extension Polk County Master Gardener Volunteer Projects Earn International Recognition (8/24/2021) by Anne Yasalonis - UF/IFAS Extension Polk County Extension Master Gardener Volunteer programs will be recognized for excellence during the 2021 International Master Gardener Conference, hosted by the Virginia Extension Master Gardener Program. Typically, the awards are presented in person, however, due to... Read More
Blog Header The Neighborhood Gardener August 2021 (8/16/2021) by Emily Eubanks - In August’s issue of the Neighborhood Gardener, the issue includes information about Florida Gardening for New Residents, Garden Myths Vol. 1,  and the August Plant of the Month: Thryallis. You can access the full newsletter, here, or read on... Read More
The Importance of Planning in the Garden (8/9/2021) by Anne Yasalonis - As we move towards the fall and cool season gardening, consider the importance of garden planning. Landscape planning and design is well known, but do you plan your edible gardens? From vegetables to herbs to fruit trees, planning... Read More
FL WMGV Firebush Great Summer Shrub – FIREBUSH (8/5/2021) by Pat Williams - FloridaAsk Master Gardener Volunteer Michele Hackmeyer July and August in North Florida are typically extremely hot and humid.  Many spring-blooming shrubs have finished and are now resting.  Even those of us that are native Floridians begin to whither... Read More
Salivating Over Salvias (8/1/2021) by Wayne Hobbs - Written by Connie Gladding, Master Gardener Volunteer Salvias are the quintessential flowers to attract pollinators to your garden which is ideal for the vegetable garden or fruit trees.   Salvias range from 2 to 4 feet high and come... Read More
A row of sansevieria adorn a 50-foot contemporary wall planter. [CREDIT: Karen Pariser] Master Gardener Volunteers on… sansevieria: invasive, nuisance, or reliable addition to the garden? (7/30/2021) by Sarasota County Extension Master Gardener Volunteers - By Karen Pariser Master Gardener Volunteer Program team member Remember your grandma’s impossible-to-kill parlor plant, the “mother-in-law’s tongue”? You might know it as “snake plant” or “viper’s bowstring” or even “African spear plant.” However you remember it, whatever... Read More
Pollinator week header Celebrate Pollinators: A Sample Plant List! (7/21/2021) by polkmg - The following list is a companion blog to the “Celebrate Pollinators” blog. The plants listed are only a few of the hundreds of plants that support our native pollinators. The list provides suggestions for nectar plants, as well... Read More
2021 UF/IFAS Extension Clay County Master Gardener Plant Sale (7/12/2021) by Wayne Hobbs - The UF/IFAS Extension Clay County Master Gardeners host their annual plant sale Saturday August 7, 2021 from 7:30 am to noon outside at the Extension Office 2463 SR-16 West in Green Cove Springs (next to the Fairgrounds).  Free... Read More
Winging our Way to Reading Success (6/30/2021) by Alyssa Vinson - “If you have a garden and a library, you have everything you need”. -Cicero On June 5th, 2021 a group of Manatee County Master Gardener Volunteers came together with community members and library staff to install a pollinator... Read More
An assortment of petunias: "Purple showers," Mexican petunia (Ruellia simplex), and wild petunia (Ruellia caroliniensis) Master Gardener Volunteers on… Mexican petunias (6/25/2021) by Sarasota County Extension Master Gardener Volunteers - By Renee Stevens Master Gardener Volunteer Program team member Mexican petunia (Ruellia simplex, syn. Ruellia brittoniana) has a lot going for it. This native of Mexico, the Caribbean and South America is a colorful blue-to-purple flowering perennial planted... Read More
Pollinator week header Celebrate Pollinator Week June 21-27 (6/21/2021) by polkmg - Calling all gardeners (and all who want to be gardeners)! Would you like to learn how to help our natural environment and add beauty to your yard?  Join in this year’s annual international celebration of Pollinator Week!  This... Read More
Invasive air potato vines crowd out native Florida plant species. [CREDIT: UF/IFAS] Master Gardener Volunteers on… invasive plants (6/17/2021) by Sarasota County Extension Master Gardener Volunteers - By Jill Halman Master Gardener Volunteer Program team member Florida. What a wonderful place to live. Beaches, sunshine, water. And an amazing array of beautiful, colorful plants that can thrive here, including orchids, bromeliads, flowering trees, and vines.... Read More
Dig-in to school gardens on June 17 with our School Garden Workshop 2021 (6/10/2021) by mhanak - As we complete another school year and segue into summer, we celebrate our school gardens with our annual school garden workshop. Join us June 17 for this free event, as we dig in to school gardens! We’ll over... Read More
Master Gardener Volunteer program members (blue shirts) help customers during the 2019 Annual UF/IFAS Extension Sarasota County Master Gardener Plant Sale and EdFest Welcome to our new residential horticulture agent (6/4/2021) by Lee Hayes Byron - Residential horticulture is a core component of our Sarasota County Extension programs, delivering landscaping education for residents, providing consultations to homeowners associations, and coordinating the Master Gardener Volunteer program. The person responsible for leading that program serves a... Read More
Compost bin. [CREDIT: Tyler Jones, UF/IFAS] Master Gardener Volunteers on… composting (5/28/2021) by Sarasota County Extension Master Gardener Volunteers - By Gail Hendrickson Master Gardener Volunteer Program team member I like to cook and I like to eat a lot of fresh, locally grown vegetables. Consequently, I became a Community Supported Agricultural (CSA) farm subscriber a couple years... Read More
Your Polk Yard, Guide and Journal cover photo Herbs: A Series of Helpful Fact Sheets (5/4/2021) by Anne Yasalonis - Herbs are popular plants for many reasons. They are fun to grow and eat, and are attractive in the landscape. We have developed a series of fact sheets that will help you select, grow, and use common herbs.... Read More
Fetterbush in bloom, at South Venice Lemon Bay Preserve in February. [CREDIT: Susan Hutson] Master Gardener Volunteers on… fetterbush and other native plants (4/30/2021) by Sarasota County Extension Master Gardener Volunteers - By Susan Hutson Master Gardener Volunteer Program team member Florida-Friendly Landscaping™ principles help us achieve beautiful, health lawns and landscapes that help to protect our natural resources rather than drain or otherwise damage them. And prominent among those... Read More
Master Gardener Volunteer program members work on landscape demonstrations at the UF/IFAS Extension Sarasota County office. [CREDIT: UF/IFAS Extension Sarasota County] Sarasota County Extension thanks volunteers (4/26/2021) by kgeis - UF/IFAS Extension Sarasota County thanks all its volunteers for National Volunteer Month in April. Sarasota County Extension volunteers are vital to achieving our mission of community outreach and education. Last year alone, 355 Extension volunteers gave 16,980 hours... Read More
ground-level shot of mown turf grass in front of a Florida home Master Gardener Volunteers on… turf dormancy in winter (3/10/2021) by Sarasota County Extension Master Gardener Volunteers - By Judith Kendall Master Gardener Volunteer Program team member When I recently moved into a new neighborhood, I remember my first time scouting out the newly acquired landscaping around the home. What kind of turf had I gotten... Read More
freeze damage What does frost and freeze damage look like? (3/2/2021) by Anne Yasalonis - There were quite a few cold nights during January and February this year and many of our landscape plants suffered frost and/or freeze damage. But what does that look like and what should you do about it? Frost... Read More
plant florida friendly Florida Friendly Demonstration Garden at UF/IFAS Extension Polk County (2/23/2021) by Anne Yasalonis - Have you visited the Florida-Friendly Landscaping (FFL) Demonstration Gardens at UF/IFAS Extension Polk County in Bartow? These gardens feature the nine principles of FFL and received a state award in 2019. The gardens are open to the public... Read More
Stand Up & Holler Blog Header Support Florida Master Gardener Volunteers and Give Today (2/18/2021) by Emily Eubanks - Master Gardener Volunteers Give Back to UF and Florida Citizens In 2020, Florida Master Gardener Volunteers served more than 500,000 Florida residents! The Master Gardener program is driven by 3,900 active volunteers who, in 2020 alone, volunteered more... Read More
Master Gardener Volunteer program members (blue shirts) help customers during the 2019 Annual UF/IFAS Extension Sarasota County Master Gardener Plant Sale and EdFest Master Gardener Volunteers join list of Sarasota County Extension bloggers (2/17/2021) by Sarasota County Extension Master Gardener Volunteers - By Carol Redmond Master Gardener Volunteer Program team member If you visit this site regularly, you are familiar with the user-friendly, evidence-based information available at your fingertips. This wealth of data, tips, techniques and more has come courtesy... Read More
Plant sale sign Spring Plant Sale (2/15/2021) by Anne Yasalonis - The Spring Plant Sale will be in Lakeland on April 23 and 24 from 7:30 am-noon for reservation only. Reserve your tickets here. Tickets are for a 30 minute shopping time blocks. If you are not able to... Read More
Blog Header The Neighborhood Gardener February 2021 (2/12/2021) by Emily Eubanks - In February’s issue of the Neighborhood Gardener, the focus is on compost, mulch, and soils. This issue also includes information about new gardening resources and features the February Plant of the Month: Eastern Redub. You can access the full... Read More
Want to be a Master Gardener? 2021 Course Now Accepting Applications in Clay County! (2/3/2021) by Wayne Hobbs - The time has come to start your application for the 2021 UF/IFAS Extension Clay County Master Gardener Volunteer training!  Read below for a big about our awesome group and how to apply! Who We Are The UF/IFAS Extension... Read More
Vegetable Garden Planning your Spring Vegetable Garden (2/1/2021) by Anne Yasalonis - Even though it is still the winter season in central Florida, it is time to think about what vegetables you will plant, grow, and harvest this spring.  Spring gardening in central Florida starts when the threat of frost... Read More
Large tree in field with line of trees in background Florida’s Arbor Day, a Time to Celebrate Trees (1/28/2021) by llw5479 -   I’ve always enjoyed trees in one way or another – climbing them as a kid, eating their fruits, using them to build tree houses, etc. As an adult, I still enjoy and appreciate trees for their beauty... Read More
Florida Master Gardener Volunteer Program header The Neighborhood Gardener January 2021 (1/8/2021) by Emily Eubanks - In January’s issue of the Neighborhood Gardener, Wendy shares her new year’s gardening resolutions. This issue also includes information about removing problematic vines, sources for seeds, and more. And, we’re excited to continue the Florida MGV Book Club... Read More
plant florida friendly Monarchs get all the love: How to increase butterfly diversity in your yard (1/4/2021) by polkmg - When it comes to butterfly gardening, monarch butterflies seem to get all the love.  Monarchs are the butterfly “homecoming queens”! They are drama queens, too, as they lead fascinating lives of intrigue, participating each year in a miraculous-seeming... Read More
Your Polk Yard, Guide and Journal cover photo Saving up for the holidays (12/8/2020) by polkmg - Throughout the year, I collect pinecones, acorns, grasses, and seedpods in my yard and on hikes (where permitted).  However, in the fall I really step up my activity.  Mother nature is drying some of them for me this... Read More
Dirt mounds indicate a ground nesting bee or wasp is present. Photo credit: Anne Yasalonis, UF/IFAS Extension Bees and Wasps: What to know and when to be concerned (11/4/2020) by Anne Yasalonis - There has been a lot of publicity surrounding the Asian giant hornet in the United States, but as of today, the hornets (Vespa mandarinia) have only been found in Washington state. Of course, insects can be transported across... Read More
Gardening During the Pandemic: Finding a Refuge (10/12/2020) by polkmg - Gardens have been associated with healing since ancient times, and people have long turned to gardens as places of refuge.  During these current days of health, economic and other concerns, the need for healing and refuge is paramount. ... Read More
Caladiums up close Caladiums: Big Color for Shady Gardens (10/2/2020) by polkmg - Caladiums are tuber plants in the Araceae family, which are best known for their fabulous foliage.  Even if you have what is construed to be a “brown thumb”, you will be pleasantly surprised at the ease of the... Read More
UF IFAS Extension Office Sign Brahminy Blind Snake (9/24/2020) by polkmg - Perhaps while working in your yard you have come across an animal that looked very much like an earthworm… but not quite… have you considered it might be a snake?  Next time, take another look.  If it is... Read More
MGV”The Dirt” Newsletter – Sept. (9/11/2020) by Danielle J. Shalginewicz - The UF/IFAS St. Lucie County Master Gardener Volunteer Newsletter is back in action after 6 years. It’s Fall Ya’ll and it’s time for growing your veggies. Learn tips to use and share in this issue of The Dirt.... Read More
Your Polk Yard, Guide and Journal cover photo Garden Guide and Journal Available for Sale (9/2/2020) by Anne Yasalonis - How do you plan your garden and landscape for the upcoming season? Do you need a place to refer to for monthly tips and to record garden successes (and failures)? The Your Polk Yard, a 12-Month Garden Guide... Read More
air b n b sign Blue Calamintha Bee (8/26/2020) by polkmg -   Who hasn’t heard about the rediscovery of the rare blue calamintha bee in Florida, most likely thought to be extinct? It would surprise me if you hadn’t heard because this little blue ball of wonder has generated... Read More
UF IFAS Extension Office Sign Suspicious Seed Packets New Updates From FDACS (8/4/2020) by Anne Yasalonis - The Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (FDACS) has updated their recommendations for residents receiving suspicious seed packets by mail. Why is this a concern for Florida residents? The types of seed in the packages remains unknown... Read More
sansiveria houseplants Growing Happy Houseplants (7/27/2020) by Anne Yasalonis - Houseplants are becoming increasingly popular, and rightfully so—from unique plants to fun and quirky containers, they are a great addition to your home décor. How do you know what plants will grow well in your home? Follow these... Read More
From The Garden Bench: Chaya Tree (7/1/2020) by Alyssa Vinson - The Curious Case of the Chaya by Norma Kisida, Master Gardener Volunteer 2012 Not long ago, I went with a group of Manatee County Master Gardener Volunteers for a tour of ECHO (Educational Concerns for Hunger Organization) located... Read More
Do you need tree work? Find a certified arborist. (6/18/2020) by Anne Yasalonis - If you are in need of tree work, particularly if you have concerns as we move into hurricane season, it is important that you find a qualified professional to do that tree work for you.  We suggest that... Read More
Let the Power of the Sun Restore Your Garden Soil (6/17/2020) by Emily Marois - Written by  Philippe Bilger, Master Gardener Volunteer For many living in South Florida, summer is the time to enjoy the sun and the fun activities available to us. Due to the heat and humidity during the summer, growing... Read More
spanish moth caterpillar Don’t Let the Summer Heat Bug You (6/16/2020) by polkmg - Summer rains have begun.  It is hot, muggy and buggy, and to top it all off, the chances of plant disease increases during our rainy season. While this may all seem overwhelming, there are ways to control and... Read More
Vegetable Gardening Vegetable Gardening Link Round-Up from UF/IFAS Extension (6/1/2020) by Anne Yasalonis - Are you looking for information on growing vegetables in Florida? We have gathered all of the UF/IFAS fact sheets and websites for you. Vegetables from A-Z (get information on specific vegetables) Starting the Garden Using Seeds Starting the... Read More
Miss Moffett Caladiums Growing Bulbs in Central Florida (5/29/2020) by polkmg - Bulbs can be grown in yards throughout Florida, but they are not the traditional tulips and daffodils you would find in northern climates. Plant your bulbs in sun to partial sun locations in spring, summer, or fall, depending... Read More
Bromeliad bloom holding water Mosquitoes in and around your home (5/27/2020) by Anne Yasalonis - The arrival of summer temperatures and summer rainfall bring to mind another of our summer arrivals: mosquitoes.  These pesky insects are a reality to residents of Florida, and questions associated with disease spread and the best repellents are... Read More
air b n b sign Springtime blooms for the garden (and our pollinator friends, too!) (5/15/2020) by polkmg - Springtime color welcomes birds, butterflies, native bees and other pollinators! Did you know that urban pollinator gardens offer not just beauty, but also places of refuge, protection and nourishment for our airborne wildlife? These blooms, mostly from Florida... Read More
Florida Master Gardener Volunteer blog header The Neighborhood Gardener May 2020 (5/14/2020) by Emily Eubanks - In May’s issue of the Neighborhood Gardener we share resources for the countless Floridians who began victory gardens during quarantine. This issue includes information about building raised beds at home, planting and harvesting greens, online continuing education opportunities,... Read More
air b n b sign Build your own pollinator hotel (4/23/2020) by Anne Yasalonis - What is a Pollinator Hotel? A pollinator hotel is a habitat for bees and wasps that is created from a variety of materials. Why Build a Pollinator Hotel? If you would like to support native pollinators that are... Read More
My Journey to Creating a Monarch Butterfly Garden Part 3: Plant Choices (4/23/2020) by Wayne Hobbs - Written by Lou-Ann Johanboeke Master Gardener Volunteer This is part 3 of a series, you can find Part 1 here and Part 2 here Milkweeds In the design of my garden, I worked to develop it as a Monarch Waystation. ... Read More
Always wanted to be a UF/IFAS Extension Master Gardener Volunteer? (4/22/2020) by Lisa Sanderson -   You can apply for the Fall 2020 Master Gardener Volunteer Class now! Do you enjoy gardening and want to know more about gardening in central Florida?  Is conserving and protecting water quality important to you?  Does acquiring... Read More
National Volunteer Month Celebrating Florida Master Gardener Volunteers during National Volunteer Week (4/22/2020) by Emily Eubanks - It’s #NationalVolunteerWeek and we’re celebrating our Master Gardener Volunteers. These men and women serve their communities wholeheartedly, everyday. Many have even found ways to continue to serve remotely throughout this difficult season. Let’s take a look at their... Read More
plant florida friendly Earth Day Round-Up: What to do, attend, and learn! (4/22/2020) by Anne Yasalonis - TO DO: Make Beeswax Food Wrappers at Home Make a Worm Farm at Home Make a Pollinator House at Home Start Composting Install a Rain Barrel TO ATTEND: Let’s Make Some Black Gold! Composting Webinar April 22nd at... Read More
worm in hand Let the worms do the work! Build your own worm farm for composting (4/21/2020) by Anne Yasalonis - What is a Worm Farm? Worm farming, or vermicomposting, is a way to recycle food waste using worms.  Worms are housed  in an enclosed compost bin, or worm farm, and are fed food scraps.  The worm farm is... Read More
Florida Master Gardener Book Club Announcing the Florida Master Gardener Volunteer Book Club (4/17/2020) by Emily Eubanks - The Florida Master Gardener Volunteer Program is proud to announce its inaugural FMGV Book Club. Beginning this month, we invite you to join us for a community reading of “The Foodscape Revolution” by Brie Arthur.
2020 Clay County Master Gardener Volunteer Training Now Open (4/16/2020) by Wayne Hobbs - The time has come to start your application for the 2020 UF/IFAS Extension Clay County Master Gardener Volunteer training!  Read below for a big about our awesome group and how to apply! Who We Are The UF/IFAS Extension... Read More
Yellow giant swallowtail butterfly on pink phlox Odd Looking Caterpillar Becomes Beautiful Swallowtail Butterfly (4/14/2020) by llw5479 - One of the things to do while stuck at home due to COVID-19 restrictions, is to look for caterpillars and butterflies in your landscape. I’ve noticed giant swallowtail butterflies (Papilio cresphontes) a little early this year. The giant... Read More
Tobacco mosaic virus on tomato leaf The Virus was First Discovered in Plants (4/14/2020) by llw5479 - Did you know that the first virus discovered was in plants, not in humans? As early as 1857, tobacco farmers in the Netherlands recognized a new disease of tobacco. It wasn’t called a virus at the time as... Read More
Florida Master Gardener Volunteer blog header The Neighborhood Gardener April 2020 (4/10/2020) by Emily Eubanks - In April’s issue of the Neighborhood Gardener we share Wendy Wilber’s timely message to our volunteers and community. This issue also includes information about foodscaping, online continuing education opportunities, and our Plant of the Month, agapanthus. We’re excited... Read More
My Journey to Becoming a Monarch Butterfly Garden Part 2: The Life Cycle of the Monarch (4/9/2020) by Wayne Hobbs - Written by Lou-Ann Johanboeke Master Gardener Volunteer So, as I said in Part 1 of My Journey to creating a monarch butterfly garden, we released about 25 Monarchs in the course of 4 months that first year.  Those... Read More
Peace In Gardening: Getting Started (Part 2 in the Series) (4/9/2020) by Alyssa Vinson - Introduction In this time of social distancing, we are all spending more time at home. This ‘extra’ time has encouraged many folks to re-evaluate the current state of their home garden. Whether you are an avid gardener that... Read More
Awful Aphids (4/6/2020) by Wayne Hobbs - Created by Connie Gladding Master Gardener Volunteer Be on the lookout for these yellow polka dots on emerging plant sprouts in your butterfly gardens.  It seems almost overnight they appear.  Especially scout your milkweeds. The milkweed stems, undersides... Read More
Photo of live oak branch with Spanish moss hanging from it. Celebrating Florida Arbor Day! (1/17/2019) by Julie Schelb - It’s January and that means we get to celebrate Florida Arbor Day! This event is held every year on the third Friday of January. This year you can mark your calendar for January 18, 2019! Have you considered... Read More
UF/IFAS Extension program trains inmates for green industry (12/6/2016) by Samantha Murray - At Avon Park Correctional Institution, some inmates are getting a new kind of vocational training, thanks to faculty and volunteers with the University of Florida Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences Extension Highlands County. The UF/IFAS Extension program... Read More