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Mark Bailey 
Sustainable Agriculture
UF/IFAS Extension Service Marion County 

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Some of the topics we provide assistance with:  

Raising Backyard Chickens for Eggs

Goat & Sheep
USDA-Inspected Livestock Slaughter Facilities in Florida

How to Legally Sell Meat from Your Livestock in Florida

Vegetable crops
Florida Vegetable Gardening Guide

Fruit crops
Dooryard Fruit Varieties

Farm Support
Small Farm Food Safety

Local Food System
Cottage Foods

Food Entrepreneurship


IFAS Blogs Marion County