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Extension Administration

Welcome UF/IFAS Extension partners with communities to provide quality, relevant education
and research-based expertise to foster healthy people, a healthy environment, and a healthy economy.
Food Safety


Food waste prevention is a big deal. A lot of money is lost each year linked to food waste.  Food waste prevention steps can save money, reduce hunger in our communities, help you get your food supplies better organized and nutritionally healthy, protect the environment, and engage the family in group food waste prevention Read More


Unlocking the secrets of mites: Agricultural acarology workshop aims to increase expertise in this emerging science

Mites are arachnids that are found in almost every environment with more than 55,000 described species worldwide. Some mites are classified as pests, while others are beneficial. Those who study mites are known as acarologists. Fewer than 100 scientists in the United States specialize in mites of agricultural importance. “This is a problem. Mites are multiplying and emerging in agriculture as a species of economic importance Read More


At the University of Florida, Extension is located in the Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences (IFAS), along with the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences (CALS) and the Florida Agricultural Experiment Station, and is called UF/IFAS Extension. More...

Find a District/Local Office

Our Extension agents are here to help. UF/IFAS has Extension offices in each of Florida's 67 counties, as well as 12 Research and Education Centers (RECs), 5 Research and Demonstration Sites (RDSs), and several other offices located throughout the state. More...

IFAS Office of Human Resources

The office of IFAS Human Resources provides leadership and support for personnel related actions and activities for all units of the Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences. More...

Pathway to Creating Engagement Through Innovation & Excellence

This document is the result of a years-long process of development, and it will continue to evolve over time. With input from citizens, stakeholders, faculty, staff and leaders, Florida Cooperative Extension: Pathway to Creating Engagement Through Innovation & Excellence will guide our efforts for the next five years. More...


Florida Extension will continue to improve the lives of Floridians as we face the challenges of tomorrow and beyond. More...


PDEC's mission is to add value to the UF/IFAS Extension through improved program development and evaluation processes. More...

Reporting Season

Click here for helpful resources like assessments, ROA and POW, Workloads and Impacts and more. More...

UF/IFAS Extension Administration Calendar

This calendar is dedicated to Extension system-wide meetings and events, district meetings and in-services. For help in adding or promoting an event, please contact Darryl Palmer at