Category: Home Landscapes

Levy Extension Hosts Tamarixia Distribution

Levy County Extension Hosts Tamarixia Distrbution

“I’m so excited” exclaimed Dottie H. upon receiving her vial containing 50 Tamarixia radiata, a biocontrol agent of the Asian citrus psyllid. “They are tiny,” observed B. Sims, whose husband had viewed a news story on tamarixia distribution…. Read More

SPOOK-tacular Garden Festival

Master Gardeners loved the costume.

Nature Coast Master Gardener (NCMG) share time, talent and training at Gardens & Ghouls Festival. NCMG provide UF IFAS Extension Levy County resources and programs to a diverse audience. An enchanting learning experience was our goal.  Why have… Read More

Master Gardeners Earn State Awards

People enjoy learning and sharing research based information with the community

Beautification/Enhancement Award recognized Master Gardeners who have made the effort to beautify and enhance their community through plantings. It is based on the creation of new plantings or modifying existing plantings which can be either exterior or interior… Read More

Science Behind Weed Control

Chiefland's FFA pause during photo-op between rotations.

Extension works to connect the general public with University of Florida scientist and specialist by providing research based education on diverse topics. The science behind weed control, specifically the air potato vine, engages youth at festivals and events… Read More