Agriculture Department

(Source: AP Photo/Mike Derer)

School Nutrition Program Moves To Agriculture Dept.

The state’s school and food nutrition program will be part of the state Agriculture Department starting Sunday.

CBS4–12/31/2011

Lake Okeechobee drought 2011. (AP Photo/J. Pat Carter, File)

Drought-Parched S. Florida Farmers To Get Help From Feds

South Florida farmers whose crops were withered by drought and fried by the heat may soon get some help, after Broward and Palm Beach counties were included in a disaster declaration by the US Department of Agriculture covering 27 Florida counties.

08/01/2011