Levy County Extension hosts the University of Florida Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences (UF-IFAS) Extension Master Gardener volunteer (MGV) training program. Meeting Thursdays, January 26 – April 13, 9 am – Noon, Levy County Extension ... READ MORE
Master Gardeners receive the Award of Excellence for Educational Materials from the University of Florida. The ‘Record of Change’ portable herbarium project provides responsive and timely education for residents and Master Gardeners. More ... READ MORE
FL 4-H Public Speaking- Powered by Florida Power and Light
Previously known as the Tropicana Speech Competition, the FL 4-H Public Speaking Contest is making a comeback after its period of dormancy that occurred during the pandemic. The FL ... READ MORE
Co- Authored by Summer Sanders, Levy County 4-H Program Assistant
On Monday, October 24th, 2022, many Extension faculty and staff from several counties gathered at the Levy County Extension Office to meet with Dr. Andra Johnson, Dean ... READ MORE
Spring rush and lazy days of summer yield to days of diminishing daylight. We wanted to get one more crop in the garden. Our pick for cool season cultivation? Strawberries!
Strawberries are a cool season annual in North Florida, flowering ... READ MORE
National 4-H Week was celebrated from October 1st through October 8th this year. Levy County 4-H holds an Annual Hay Bale Contest to celebrate National 4-H Week. This year, the contest had to be postponed due to the uncertainty surrounding ... READ MORE
Older youth in Levy County are itching for new programs and opportunities. The UF/IFAS Extension- Levy County Office is striving to meet this need. Levy County 4-H will have its first Land Judging Team in years due to collaborative efforts between ... READ MORE
Coastal cleanup by the numbers
This year, the International Coastal Cleanup was a back in full swing and was a huge success! Nearly 300 volunteers turned out to remove almost 4,000 pounds of trash from local shorelines! This is second only ... READ MORE
There may be instances when you want to sow seed in containers instead of directly sowing into the ground or a raised bed. Some vegetables easily adapt to being transplanted. Starting seeds in smaller containers and then moving them up to a ... READ MORE
Welcome to the... Levy County 4-H!
The start of each new school year also indicates the start of a new 4-H year. The excitement in the air is tangible during these months as state 4-H professionals prepare to welcome new and returning members ... READ MORE