Hernando County Extension Services
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Stacy Strickland, Ph.D. Welcome to the Hernando County Extension Website. The Cooperative Extension Service is a partnership between the United States Department of Agriculture, University of Florida Institute Of Food and Agricultural Sciences, and the Hernando County Board of County Commissioners. The extension service is divided into four programmatic efforts: agriculture, lawn and garden, 4-H youth development, and family and consumer sciences.

Dr. J. Stacy Strickland

County Extension Director

 

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MASTER GARDENER FALL PLANT SALE!  SEE BELOW FOR DETAILS!

New Fertilizer Ordinance for Hernando County: Click Below to Read the Ordinance

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Extension (100 Year Anniversary)

 

 

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Poisonous Plants in Your Pasture

 

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Master Gardener Nursery

 

Open Every Wednesday - Plenty of Plants Available!

8:00am - 10:45am

19490 Oliver St., Brooksville, FL 34601

 


Master Gardeners Fall Plant Sale will take place on Saturday, October 25 from 9:00 a.m. until 12 noon.  Location is 19490 Oliver St.  Florida Friendly Plants as well as a variety of fruit trees will be available. Worm compost will also be sold.  Proceeds from this sale go towards funding educational programs of the UF/IFAS Hernando County Extension Service.

 

Be sure to check out the new Video Classroom to answer some of the most common questions.  Also take a look at the Calendar of Events to find a class near you!

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Extension Events Calendar

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Wed Oct 08 @10:30AM - 05:00PM
Cool Season Vegetable Gardening

Tue Oct 21 @11:00AM - 12:00PM
Job Readiness Workshop

Wed Oct 22 @10:30AM -
Cold Hardy Annuals

Sat Oct 25 @09:00AM - 12:00PM
Fall Plant Sale

Sat Oct 25 @05:00PM -
4-H Auction Fundraiser

Tue Oct 28 @05:30PM -
Rain Barrel Workshop - 5:30 p.m.

Tue Nov 04 @05:30PM -
Florida-Friendly and Pet Friendly

Fri Nov 07 @10:00AM - 12:00PM
Water Awareness Series

Wed Nov 12 @10:30AM -
New to Gardening in Florida?

Tue Nov 18 @11:00AM - 12:00PM
Job Readiness Workshop