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UF/IFAS Extension Miami-Dade County

The UF/IFAS Extension Miami-Dade County is the liaison between research conducted by scientists at the University of Florida and other universities and our local community in the Miami-Dade County Parks, Recreation and Open Spaces Department. UF/IFAS Extension County offices disseminate science-based information to clients, helping them solve problems related to agriculture, horticulture, natural resources, water, energy, youth, families and communities.

The UF/IFAS Extension Miami-Dade County receives direct funding from the University of Florida's Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences (UF/IFAS), Miami-Dade County Parks, Recreation, and Open Spaces (PROS) Department, and the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) providing educational outreach through:

  • Workshops
  • Seminars
  • Phone consultations
  • Group meetings
  • Office visits
  • Newsletters
  • Educational materials
  • Social media
  • Plant clinics
  • Video conferences
  • Field demonstrations
  • Mass media
To our customers:
  • Growers
  • Homeowners
  • Youth
  • Landscape industry
  • Families
  • Marine industries
  • Government Entities
  • Non-Profits
  • Community Organizations


Main Extension Office - UF/IFAS Extension Miami-Dade County
18710 SW 288 Street
Homestead, FL 33030
Phone: 305-248-3311
Fax: 305-246-2932
[email protected]
Monday - Friday
8 a.m.- 5 p.m.
Florida Sea Grant
4600 Rickenbacker Causeway
Key Biscayne, FL 33149
Phone: 305-421-4017 (Call for appointment)

Family Nutrition Program (FNP)
14707 South Dixie Highway, Suite 402
Palmetto Bay, FL 33176
Phone: 305-234-2159
Fax: 305-234-2157 (Call for appointment)

14400 NW 77 Court, Suite 106
Miami Lakes, FL 33016
Phone: 786-391-0539 (Call for appointment)

4-H Youth Development Program
401 E 65 Street
Hialeah, FL 33013
Phone: 305-769-4050
Fax: 305-769-4052