University of Florida

Sustainable Living

Our economy, culture, and quality of life are closely tied to the environment. Sustainable practices enable us to meet our current needs without compromising the next generation's ability to satisfy their own needs. We can preserve our natural heritage and conserve natural resources for the future by living sustainably.

To find out what Extension services are available in your area or to get personal assistance, please contact your county Extension office.

SquashEat Local: Summer Squash

Beginning in September and lasting until June, local summer squash will be available in Florida. More...

RecycleEnviroshopping for Teens

Discover how to look at old items in a new light and make eco-friendly choices when purchasing new items. More...

CitrusNatural Products for Pest Management

Rather than using synthetic products, discover natural alternatives you can use to manage pests. More...

PencilsSustainable Elementary School Tips

Make this school year an eco-friendly one by following tips about sustainable school supplies, lunches, and more. More...

Fruits and veggiesEdible Landscaping

Discover the benefits of edible landscapes and learn how to start your own. More...

General Resources

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