Recording the Impacts of COVID-19 on Agricultural Professionals
UF/IFAS researchers are surveying agricultural professionals on the impact of COVID-19. The intent of the project is to capture the stories within the Florida food ... READ MORE
Drop off Opened Suspicious Seed Packages at UF/IFAS Extension Offices
As part of a Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (FDACS) and UF/IFAS Extension statewide collaboration, anyone having suspicious seed packages that have ... READ MORE
As we continue to monitor COVID-19 in Florida, I wanted to take a moment to update our UF/IFAS Extension community about our current status, best practices and next steps.
Please call your local UF/IFAS Extension office ... READ MORE
Nematodes. Those microscopic, worm-like creatures that enter or attach themselves to crop roots, pierce root tissue, suck up root juices, and destroy crop yields.
But did you know, plant-parasitic nematodes are only a very small fraction ... READ MORE
Please join us for the 2018 Spring Backyard Gardening Series!
The two-day series is March 6 and March 13, 2018, 5:45-8:00 p.m., at the Leon County Extension Office (615 Paul Russell Road, Tallahassee, Florida 32301). Registration and payment ... READ MORE
Attention commercial landscapers and associated industry professionals, the Florida Turfgrass Association (FTGA) has teamed up with the Institute of Food & Agricultural Sciences (IFAS) to present The Great CEU Round-Up, a full day of education ... READ MORE
Guest Article for the Tallahassee Democrat
Photos by Whit Pennington, Mosquito Control staff hand spraying in pond.
August 16, 2013
By Glen Pourciau
In Leon County there are more than 40 different species of mosquitoes with only about 15 ... READ MORE
FDACS PAGE FOR INFORMATION ON CEU's AND CERTIFICATIONS
WORKER PROTECTION STANDARDS
BUREAU OF COMPLIANCE MONITORING
BUREAU OF ENTOMOLOGY AND PEST CONTROL
BUREAU OF PESTICIDE
CHEMICALLY SPEAKING NEWSLETTER
CONTINUING ... READ MORE