Small Farms

Small Farms



Florida Blueberry Pollination Workshop

Sign up for this workshop that has been organized by UF/IFAS Extension Lake County. Registration is free but pre-registration is necessary. Click here to access online registration and to learn more about this program.


Building Your Own Farm's Food Safety Manual

Need help with Food Safety? UF/IFAS Extension is offering a workshop where you will be able to learn how to develop your own Food Safety Manual. This program is for fruit and vegetable field or greenhouse operations. To register online click here.


Small Scale Mushroom Production

Join us February 5th at our Small Farms Academy in Live Oak, FL. This program hands on program will cover Mushroom ID, Shiitake Log Production and Oyster in Bag Production among other topics. Click here to get more details or to register online.


Starting a Successful Hydroponic Business

This two day program will feature hands-on activities on an actual operating hydroponic farm with multiple crops and systems. Click here for more details and to register online.


SFATravel Scholarships available From SARE

Travel Scholarships are available to attend a conference promoting sustainable agriculture before April 30, 2016. The application deadline is December 1, to access the application forms click on the following links:
Mentor Farmers
FL Extension Agents and NGO.

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2005-2013 Small Farms & Alternative Enterprises Program Summary

Our Small Farms & Alternative Enterprises UF-IFAS and FAMU-CAFS Extension Team Program Summary is now available. Click here to view our newsletter.

Florida MarketMaker Offers Free, Easy Marketing Solutions

MarketMaker links producers and consumers via customized profiles, powerful search engines, direct forums and innovative market analysis tools...all just a click away. Register today!

Small Farmers Networks

Extension Agents and
Small Farmers working together to share information. More...

Farm Pocket Notebook

This Farm Pocket Notebook Farm Pocket Notebookcontains record forms and information.  More...

Virtual Field Day

The Virtual Field Day is a web site that allows visitors to see first hand new crops and alternative enterprises featured at field days & workshops. More...