With the start of Florida’s legislative session looming, one of the first issues to be taken up will be new rules on the state’s waters.
In an effort to fight back a disease that has decimated the Sunshine State’s most famous crops, the U.S. Department of Agriculture said Monday that it plans to spend $30 million fighting citrus greening.
Congresswoman-elect Gwen Graham likes to say that when she is sworn in Tuesday, she’ll be ready to “hit the ground running from day one.”
Florida may not be able to own up to its popular nickname the ‘Orange State’ anymore.
Florida’s international agricultural exports are up, according to a report released Wednesday.
The cold temperatures across the southeastern United States will play a role with how much you pay for strawberries around Valentine’s Day.
2012 was a good year for Florida’s fruit and veggie industry.
Hitching health and greener planet hopes to the local food movement? You may want to reconsider.
We’re all on the lookout for counterfeit cash. We know to be suspicious of counterfeit purses. But what about fake food? It’s a growing threat in the US and beyond.
Plant pests and diseases are killing South Florida palm trees, endangering Dade County Pine trees, and have all but eradicated citrus trees from the landscape. Now, they’ve taken aim on the Avocado, with the discovery of a dangerous beetle and disease in a Miami-Dade commercial avocado grove.