Category: 4-H & Youth

Ron O’Connor named National Friend of Extension

  GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Ron O’Connor takes a hands-on approach to helping at University of Florida/IFAS Extension events, mentoring up and coming agriculture students, taking photographs and even securing grants for many projects. This month at the 2015… Read More

Michael Gutter named new Associate Dean and State Program Leader for 4-H Youth Development, Families and Communities

  GAINESVILLE, Fla. — University of Florida Dean and Director for Extension Nick Place announced Tuesday that Professor Michael Gutter has been promoted to associate dean and state program leader for 4-H Youth Development, Families and Communities within… Read More

Gov. Rick Scott signs resolution honoring Extension service at Florida State Fair

Cutline: TAMPA, Fla. – Florida Gov. Rick Scott pauses to be in a photograph with 4-H members, left to right,  Marissa Coughlin, Meagan Borg and Krista Baker at the Florida State Fair. Scott attended the fair and the… Read More

UF/IFAS thanks supporters during second annual Dinner of Distinction

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — A number of people were honored for their contributions to UF’s Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences at the annual Dinner of Distinction, held at the UF Hilton Conference Center the evening of Friday, Oct…. Read More