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“Florida’s Most Recognizable Reptile, the American Alligator” – A new episode from Naturally Florida!

Sunset over Lake May in Winter Haven, FL.

When alligators are in the news, it’s not usually because they did something amazing or saved someone’s life. In fact, it’s often the opposite. These often maligned reptiles are part of life in Florida. They… Read More

A test to check the germination rate of old seeds

vegetable gardens

Have old seeds packets and wondering if the seeds are still viable to grow in the garden? Many seeds will last for years if stored correctly in a cool, dry, indoor environment. Follow these simple… Read More

Fruit and Fruit Trees in 15 minutes: An On-Demand Webinar Series!

Bunch of bananas hanging on tree

Join UF/IFAS Extension Polk County experts for an on-demand series of five, 15-minute online educational workshops to help you plan for and grow edible fruit in your home landscape. Topics include peaches, citrus, bananas, pineapples,… Read More