UF/IFAS Extension
Flagler County

UF/IFAS Extension Flagler County is a partnership between State, Federal, and County governments for the purpose of providing scientific knowledge and expertise to the public. You can check out our recent blog posts below. You can "sort by your interest" to see blogs from other program areas.

Contact

flagler@ifas.ufl.edu
386.437.7464
150 Sawgrass Road
Bunnell, FL 32110

Hours

Monday - Friday
8am - 5pm

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The UF/IFAS Extension 4-H Youth Development Program
The UF/IFAS Extension 4-H Youth Development Program uses a learn-by-doing approach to help youth gain the knowledge and skills they need to be responsible, productive citizens.  This is accomplished by creating life skill development opportunities for youth through projects they have an interest in learning

01/17/2018

What's Going on Near You

Want to see manatees? Consider a trip to Blue Spring State Park this winter.
Manatees are sometimes described as being so ugly that they are cute :) These marine mammals are well-loved in Florida. It is not uncommon to see them swimming in the intracoastal waterway or St

01/03/2018

Fresh Florida Avocados
Did you know that avocados are a fruit and not a vegetable?  The avocado probably originated in Mexico and Central America, where it has been cultivated for thousands of years.  The first avocado trees were planted in Florida in 1833

11/01/2017

Reflections and Resolutions
You see it often this time of year. The year in review, the top ten stories for the past year, things to work on in the year ahead

12/22/2017

Simplify your life and deal with clutter
If one of your New Year’s resolutions is planning to simplify your life and deal with clutter, then here are some tips to get you started. Many people keep every bill, receipt and financial statement because they are afraid to throw anything away

01/03/2018

Pumpkins
Pumpkins are a member of the gourd family, which includes cucumbers, honeydew melons, cantaloupe, watermelons and zucchini. Beta-carotene is responsible for giving pumpkins their bright, orange color

11/17/2017

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    Fresh Florida Avocados
    Did you know that avocados are a fruit and not a vegetable?  The avocado probably originated in Mexico and Central America, where it has been cultivated for thousands of years.  The first avocado trees were planted in Florida in 1833

    11/01/2017

    Money Management Help for Millennials- Part 1
    What do you think of when you hear the word "millennial"?  Most people will roll their eyes and sigh, because millennials are often thought of as the "lost" generation who do not have money management skills.  A 2015 study by the Global Financial Literacy Excellence Center at George Washington University found that the majority of millennials don't have basic financial knowledge, and more than half aren't happy with their financial situation

    09/19/2017