Jackson County Extension

"The University of Florida Working in Your Home County"

850-482-9620
Office Hours:  7:30 AM – 4:30 PM Central Time
2741 Pennsylvania Ave Suite 3
Marianna, FL 32448

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Upcoming Events

August 2017

5- My Florida Home: A Class for First-time Home Buyers

Completion of this course fulfills the home ownership requirements for the SHIP and Rural Development programs. This 6 hour course is designed to educate participants regarding the home buying process, the financial responsibilities, and basic home care and maintenance techniques to maintain the home’s value and avoiding costly repairs. Topics include personal finances and credit situation, determining home much home you can afford, working with housing professionals, choosing a mortgage, and preventing foreclosure. Pre-registration is required. Please call the Jackson County Extension Office at 850-482-9620 to register.

19 – Gardening in Containers

Come get some good tips on growing vegetables, herbs, and flowers in containers.  Please bring a large pot or several small pots and we will provide the potting mix and plants of your choice.  Registration is $25 and includes lunch.  Call by August 17 to register.

September 2017

12 – Pecan Field Day (Monticello)

The year’s event features guest speakers from the University of Florida, the University of Georgia, and special guest Randy Hudson from Hudson Pecan Company in Ocilla, GA. Randy will give a first-hand look of the future of the pecan industry from an international perspective.  This is free event for Florida Pecan Growers’ Association members and $10 for non-members. You will be able to become a member during event registration.

October 2017

7- My Florida Home: A Class for First-time Home Buyers

Completion of this course fulfills the home ownership requirements for the SHIP and Rural Development programs. This 6 hour course is designed to educate participants regarding the home buying process, the financial responsibilities, and basic home care and maintenance techniques to maintain the home’s value and avoiding costly repairs. Topics include personal finances and credit situation, determining home much home you can afford, working with housing professionals, choosing a mortgage, and preventing foreclosure. Pre-registration is required. Please call the Jackson County Extension Office at 850-482-9620 to register.

November 2017

December 2017

2- My Florida Home: A Class for First-time Home Buyers

Completion of this course fulfills the home ownership requirements for the SHIP and Rural Development programs. This 6 hour course is designed to educate participants regarding the home buying process, the financial responsibilities, and basic home care and maintenance techniques to maintain the home’s value and avoiding costly repairs. Topics include personal finances and credit situation, determining home much home you can afford, working with housing professionals, choosing a mortgage, and preventing foreclosure. Pre-registration is required. Please call the Jackson County Extension Office at 850-482-9620 to register.

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CEUs and Pesticide Exams

We now have free interactive pesticide training tutorial DVDs for Core and eight restricted use pesticide categories. They can be viewed for exam prep or to earn CEUs needed for license renewal. Web based exams are offered in addition to paper exams, the benefit being instant results vs. a paper exam which is mailed to Tallahassee for grading.

To schedule an exam appointment or to view our free tutorials to earn CEUs, please call the Extension Office at (850) 482-9620. For more information: CEUs & Pesticide Applicator information

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