What do crops like blueberries, watermelon, avocados, almonds, cucumbers, apples, cherries and pumpkins all have in common? They, and many other fruits and vegetables, depend on honey bee pollination to grow. Without honey bees, this nutrient-dense ... READ MORE
During the annual Florida 4-H University program held July 31 to August 3 on the University of Florida campus, the Florida 4-H Foundation was honored to present more than $67,000 in scholarship support recognizing member achievement through ... READ MORE
Roland Stern was born to be outside. His office was the green fields of his family farm; his conference room a timber clearing in the thick pine forests of north central Florida. He spent as much time sitting on his tractor as most people ... READ MORE
GAINESVILLE, Fla. - The UF/IFAS Extension 4-H Youth Development Program and Florida 4-H Foundation are honored to announce the 2023 inductees to the Florida 4-H Hall of Fame: Betsy Barfield of Jefferson County, Todd Bundy of Gadsden and Leon ... READ MORE
On April 18, Florida Farm Bureau Federation and UF/IFAS cohosted a reception for alumni, partners and stakeholders at the International Spy Museum in Washington, DC.
At the event, Dean for Extension Dr. Andra Johnson ... READ MORE
The first 4-H In Space: Mission Command Team of Space Ambassadors attended the Higher Orbits: Go For Launch! science program hosted at the Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex in July 2022. Forty-eight 4-H teens from 4 states -- Florida, ... READ MORE
What is Gator Nation Giving Day?
"Two bits! Four bits! Six bits! A dollar! All for the Gators, stand up and holler!"
For decades, Mr. Two Bits passionately led Gator football fans in this cheer, wearing his iconic yellow dress shirt and ... READ MORE
The 2023 JOANN Loves 4-H campaign, now through May 1
Spark creativity for young people in your community while doing some creating of your own! When you shop at your local JOANN store, you can support 4-H at the register. 100% supports 4-H, ... READ MORE
In the years since Paul DiMare came to the Sunshine State in 1964 to oversee the operations of the DiMare company’s Florida branch of businesses, he grew to be a stalwart defender of Florida agriculture and a pioneer in the tomato industry.
A ... READ MORE
If you plan to make a year-end gift to your favorite UF/IFAS program, please keep in mind that your gift must be received, or USPS postmarked, by December 31 to receive tax credit for the 2022 calendar year.
Give online: Donate to support ... READ MORE