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2018 Florida Ranch Rodeo and Cowboy Heritage Festival

An educational and fun experience for the whole family to learn about Florida’s rich ranching history.

The agricultural industry is made up of hard working individuals who labor tirelessly day-in and day-out. It is important to come together as an ag community to appreciate the talent of our fellow farmers and ranchers and celebrate the rich agricultural history of Florida. On September 28-29 the Florida Ranch Rodeo and Cowboy Heritage Festival is an event full of fun and excitement for the whole family, and is the 11th annual fundraiser for the Florida Cattlemen’s Association. Read More

California Nut Growers Focus on Almonds and Pistachios

Discover why California nut growers are thriving by using sustainable farming practices.

California is a top producer of pistachios and almonds, with California nut growers laying claim to more than 239,000 bearing acres of pistachios from Red Bluff to Arvin and over a million almond-bearing acres. California is one of the few places on earth with the Mediterranean climate needed to grow almonds, and because of that, the state produces more than 80 percent of the world’s almond supply.Read More

Farmers Welcome the Fall Farming Season

Find out what keeps farmers busy during the Fall farming season

September 22 marks the first day of Fall, a season known for its changing leaves, shorter days, and cooler nights. However, for many farmers, Fall signals the start of a busy time on the farm. From harvesting and preparing their operations for the cold months ahead to running popular Fall agritourism operations, a farmer’s work is never ending during the Fall farming season.Read More

Food Plots on Your Recreational Land

How Food Plots for Recreational Use Can Benefit Your Land and Increase Wildlife Habitat

Hunting has long been an important recreational and cultural way of life for rural farmers and families across America. When it comes to the state of Florida, there is a wide range of animals available to hunt. The animals typically harvested during a Florida hunt are whitetail deer, wild hog, wild turkey, quail, and others – depending on the season and location of the land.  Read More

National Honey Month: Learn More About Honey Farms & Honey Bees

Honey Farms in the United States are Providing Sweet Benefits to the Agriculture Industry and Your Dinner Table

September is National Honey Month, a time to celebrate American beekeeping, the beekeeping industry, and the various benefits of honey. It’s thanks to honey farms and the beekeeping industry we are able to reap the many by-products of honey bees. Read More

Agricultural Education Goes Far Beyond the Classroom

As students and teachers head back to school, now is the perfect time to discuss the importance of agricultural education

School is back in session and so is agricultural education. Many students will participate in The National FFA Organization (FFA) and 4-H – two nationwide programs that provide young people the chance to interact with agriculture in a focused and guided format. FFA bases their ag education programs on a three-component model.Read More