Save the Date! October 9, 2014 will be our Celebration Open House honoring 100 Years of Extension. Events start at 4 pm and go until 7 pm. View a short video of Extension's history here.

Current Events:

writing checkFinancial Management Webinars

Join us for free, live, interactive online classes. All are scheduled from 12:00pm -1:00pm EDT.
June 26, Introduction to Mutual Funds
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July 29, A Comparison of Mutual Funds & Exchange Traded Funds
Register at August 14, Introduction to IRAs
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Commercial Horticulture / Pesticide Training and CEUs

  • GI-BMP in English                                             August 13  8:30 am - 4:30 pm
  • GI-BMP in Spanish                                           August 19  8:30 am - 4:30 pm
  • Ornamental & Turf Exam Prep & Exam Session August 20 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
  • Right of Way Exam Prep & Exam Session          August 20 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
  • Limited Commercial Landscape Maintenance / Limited Lawn & Ornamental Exam Prep & Exam Session                                              September 18 8:00 am - 4:30 pm

For More Information & Registration on all classes above:      Click Here

Monthly Compost, Water-Wise, Rainwater Harvesting Workshops

Monthly triple workshop                  Register for one, two or all                

Pre-registration required:      Click Here

Canning Classes

Canning MEAT, Canning Fruits and Making Jam are the topics for June 12 and 13.  The meats class will be longer, and we will prepare a recipe made with canned beef while the canner operates.

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Fruit and Jam, June 12

Meats, June 13

Solar Cooking Classes June, July, August

Make a solar cooker and learn to use it!  Use it for emergency preparedness or just to cut costs. Classes are from 10 to 2, so the sun can cook some taste tests while you make your cooker.  For dates and registration links, click here.

One-on-One Financial Guidance

Hillsborough County residents can receive free one-on-one basic personal financial management guidance at Hillsborough County Extension.

Click here for Information on how easy it is to gain assistance with financial management.





Timely Topics

Click here to find out the Gardening Workshops for 2013-2014.

Florida Master Money Mentors provide one-one financial guidance click here for information

Water Restrictions

Know your watering days and times. It's the law!
More information on water restrictions....

Extension Calendars

IFAS Resources