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October 14, 2022
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
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Florida Friendly Lunch and Learn: Lets Get Recognized

Friday, October 14, 2022

The Florida-Friendly Landscaping™ (FFL) Program recognizes landscapes that use sustainable landscaping practices. Florida-Friendly landscapes minimize the use of potable water for irrigation, avoid the runoff of excess fertilizers and pesticides from the landscape, and provide habitats for wildlife. They can take any form, from more traditional to more natural. It's how the  landscape is designed and maintained that ultimately determines if it's Florida-Friendly. 

If you are making a positive impact to the environment through your landscaping and gardening practices, find out how to get your yard recognized as Florida Friendly.

 We will discuss:

An overview of the FFL principles

The potential impacts of nutrient runoff and excess water use

And the process to get your yard recognized

 INSTRUCTOR: Michelle Leonard-Mularz, UF/IFAS Extension Monroe County Environmental Horticulture Agent

This event is FREE, however pre-registration is required. Once you have completed this Eventbrite registration, you will be sent a confirmation email along with the ZOOM LINK for the workshop or use the online event page tab for further instructions. If you have not used Zoom before, it is easy to use! You can participate through your home computer, smartphone or other listening devices.

For questions or further information, please call (305)292-4501 or email

NOTE: Inflammatory and inappropriate actions will not be tolerated. We reserve the right to remove any participant who is disruptive or distracting to others in the meeting.

Cancellation Policy: Programs, workshops, and events are subject to cancellation if a minimum number of attendees are not registered. Cancellations will be posted on Eventbrite and an email will be sent to registrants.

An Equal Opportunity Institution.


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