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Here are some upcoming events hosted by the Hillsborough County Extension Service!


Upcoming Webinar: "9 Steps to a Florida-Friendly Landscape"

May 19, 2015 at 10 am

Learn how to create and maintain an attractive home landscape, and help protect Florida’s water resources and environment!

Click here for Registration

Hosted by:

Lynn Barber

UF/IFAS Extension, Hillsborough County, Florida-Friendly Landscaping™ Agent

Paula Staples

UF/IFAS Extension Hillsborough County, Florida-Friendly Landscaping™ Public Education Program Coordinator

Click here for Registration


Florida Master Money Mentor Training

Florida Master Money Mentoring training will cover basic personal finance and show you how you can share that knowledge with others. For more information: http://2015fmmm.eventbrite.com

Commercial Horticulture / Pesticide Training and CEUs

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


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.


2015 Recycled Art Contest Results

Hillsborough County Extension Service and the Florida State Fair sponsored a Recycled Yard Art Contest in February!

Click here for contest details



Florida Extension Centennial

Thanks to all who helped us celebrate our 100th anniversary and honor our program volunteers!

Receiving awards were:

  • Bill Dwinelle- Family Consumer & Sciences
  • Dave Bracciano - Horticulture
  • Audie Ham - Agriculture
  • Michelle Dunn and Kelli Messick- 4-H

View a short video of Extension's history here. 







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....

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IFAS Resources