The Lake County Extension Office has agricultural Extension agents in Commercial Fruit Production, Livestock, and Commercial Ornamental Horticulture (Nurseries, Greenhouses, and Landscaping). Each has their own webpage. Agents provide educational programming and free consultations for agricultural producers. We also provide the following agricultural resources from the University of Florida:
Urban Farms and Value Added Marketing class
Learn about the successful creation and operation of sustainable farms in and around urban areas. Introduction to urban farming, intensive crop production techniques, opportunities & challenges, and value added marketing will be the focus of this workshop.
Date: Saturday, Aug 27, 2016
Orange County Extension Office, 6021 S. Conway Rd., Orlando, FL 32812.
Pre-registration required: www.oclivingwell.eventbrite.com
- Florida Natural Resources Leadership Institute
- Florida Plant Diagnostic Network
- IPM Florida
- Pesticide Information Office
- Research Centers
- Small Farms / Alternative Enterprises
- School of Forest Resources and Conservation
- School of Natural Resources and Environment
- Wedgworth Leadership Institute for Agriculture and Natural Resources