Miami-Dade County Extension Service

The University of Florida / Miami-Dade County Extension is the liaison between research conducted by scientists at the University of Florida and other universities and our local community.

Our clientele includes:

  1. growers (agricultural and horticultural)
  2. landscape industry
  3. homeowners
  4. youth
  5. families
  6. marine industries
  7. painting industry

The University of Florida / Miami-Dade County Extension receives direct funding from the University of Florida’s Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences (IFAS) and Miami-Dade County Consumer Services Department and the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA). Extension is a nationwide educational network.

We focus on educational outreach through:

  1. workshops
  2. seminars
  3. phone consultations
  4. group meetings
  5. office visits
  6. educational materials
  7. field demonstrations
  8. newsletters
  9. web sites
  10. plant clinics
  11. mass media
  12. video conferences