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Florida Land Steward

Florida Land Steward

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The Florida Land Steward Program is an extension program of the UF/IFAS School of Forest, Fisheries, and Geomatics Sciences. The mission of the Program is to help and encourage private landowners to manage their lands for long-term environmental, economic and social benefits. Read more about the Florida Land Steward Program.

See our Events Calendar and News page for upcoming events, webinars, event and webinar materials, and the latest on timber price trends, assistance programs and other opportunities and information.

The new online Forest Landowner Academy is now open for enrollment! 

Find recordings, links, and materials for upcoming and past Florida Land Steward Events and Webinars Here

Florida Land Steward Newsletter

Florida Land Steward News Updates

Florida Land Steward Update, June 21, 2024

REPORT ALL YOUR WILD TURKEY SIGHTINGS THIS SUMMER (JUNE 1 – AUGUST 31) In addition to slowing down a bit and spending some time by the water, summertime means keeping an eye out for turkeys! The Florida Fish and Wildlife...

Florida Land Steward Update, June 14, 2024

GET YOUR FARM RECORDS COMPLETED NOW TO BE ELIGIBLE TO APPLY FOR USDA HURRICANE RECOVERY ASSISTANCE Storm season is here. As a part of your hurricane preparation activities, you should have your farm records completed with USDA Farm Service...

Florida Land Steward Update, May 31, 2024

GULF COASTAL PLAIN ECOSYSTEM PARTNERSHIP (GCPEP) LONGLEAF PINE ASSISTANCE PROGRAM The GCPEP Longleaf Assistance Program includes incentives for longleaf establishment, stand improvement, and prescribed fire. It is available to...