February 24 through March 1 is Florida Saves Week. A partnership between UF/IFAS Extension and the Florida Department of Financial Services, and with partial funding from Bank of America, Florida Saves is part of a nationwide education program… Read More
For its first fifty years, there were two extension services in Florida—one for whites and one for African-Americans. The South had been racially segregated since the 1870s, the end of the reconstruction period following the Civil War. At… Read More
A set of 8 UF/IFAS Extension table top displays have been developed and are first being featured at the Florida State Fair starting February 6th. An Extension fact sheet was designed to be placed in the brochure holder… Read More
Extension touches so many aspects of our lives today because it was born in an era of great uncertainty, not only about food and agriculture, but about the quality of life for millions of rural families. In the… Read More
UF/IFAS Web Services launched a new Gulf Coast Research Center Website. The website features new and improved ways of communicating through images, videos and brief text. The website’s goal is to highlight UF/IFAS GCREC specialties. So, the website’s main page emphasizes five specialties unique… Read More
The Cooperative Extension Service was established in 1914 to address a specific problem: how to package the research and education of America’s land-grant universities and deliver it to the people. Universities published their information, but at the turn of the last century,… Read More
The webinar this morning was AWESOME. Here is a link: Introducing Blogs.IFAS. The webinar was hosted by UF/IFAS Web Services.
Few things embody our hopes for the future better than planting a tree. That idea of a simple act making life better for future generations is at the heart of Arbor Day, which we celebrate in Florida the… Read More
WordPress-To-Web is an enhancement developed in-house at UF/IFAS Communications for Blogs. IFAS WordPress-To-Web pulls content from Blogs.IFAS into other websites using an rss feed. While there are other features that can pull rss feeds into other websites, wordpress… Read More
It’s Youth Development Month on Solutions For Your Life. Hot topics such as Youth and Video Games and Involving Youth in Community Development will focus on preparing children for adulthood and helping them become responsible, productive citizens.