Great Oak Tree

2017 Lunch & Learn

Starting in March on the last Tuesday of the Month this program will have 7 different sessions out at the Townsend's Livestock Market.  To find more information...

Mosquito Bite Protection in Florida

Not all mosquitoes are the same.  Different mosquitoes spread different diseases and bite at different times of the day.  Some mosquito species bite during the day, such as those mosquitoes that can spread chikungunya, dengue and Zika viruses.  Check out this brochure to help keep mosquitoes away put out by the Health Department.

Weight Managment Program

Funded by the National Institutes of Health, the UF Weight Management Program seeks to promote long-term weight managment for men and women in rural counties fo North Florida.  To see if you're eligible for this program call this number 352-273-5235, visit, or FLYER for more information.

Take Control to Reduce Your Cancer Risk

This University of Florida IFAS Extension program was developed to help participants make lifestyle changes that can improve their health and decrease cancer risk.  The nine modules provide information, motivation, and self-guided activities that will increase your knowledge and promote positive behavior changes for a healthier lifestyle and reduced health risks.  To get these modules and more information click here.

Before You Tie the Knot

UF/IFAS Extension offers a Before You Tie the Knot premarital preparation class on-line.  You can register for this course by clicking on the following link.

Did You Know?

Madison County was created in 1827 and named for the 4th US President, James Madison.

IFAS Calendar

Mosquito Bite Protection in Florida