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UF/IFAS Extension Miami-Dade County

The Cooperative Extension Service is a nationwide public educational network and was established by the Smith-Lever Act of 1914. It is a partnership between state land grant universities, the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) and the county governments throughout the nation.

In Florida, UF/IFAS Extension Miami-Dade County is a statewide network of experts that fulfills the UF/IFAS outreach mission by partnering with communities to provide high-quality, research-based relevant education and expertise to foster healthy people, healthy environments and healthy communities.

UF/IFAS Extension in Miami Dade County is affiliated directly with PROS Department and offers educational programs and services for commercial growers, government agencies, community organizations, homeowners, families, youth and the marine community in multiple areas.