Commissioner Nikki Fried: ‘Agriculture Is Struggling’ As Farmers Have No Place To Deliver FoodAs the coronavirus decimates Florida’s largest industry – tourism – the state’s second most important economic driver, agriculture, is facing a similar dire circumstance.
Coronavirus Update: Florida Agriculture Commissioner Nikki Fried Issues Emergency OrdersAgriculture Commissioner Nikki Fried issued emergency orders and rules related to the coronavirus pandemic on Friday.
Florida Agriculture Commissioner Nikki Fried Backs Concealed Weapon EnhancementsFlorida Agriculture Commissioner Nikki Fried is backing a measure that would require her agency to retain fingerprints of applicants seeking concealed-weapon licenses.
Facing South Florida: One-On-One With Agriculture Commissioner Nikki FriedJim DeFede goes one-on-one with Nikki Fried, the Florida Commissioner of the Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, on a variety of topics, including proposals to place a legalize marijuana question on the 2020 ballot in Florida.
Florida Agriculture Commissioner Nikki Fried Blasts President Trump Over Trade PoliciesFlorida Agriculture Commissioner Nikki Fried on Monday renewed attacks on President Donald Trump’s trade policies, citing new reports that China has halted imports of U.S. agricultural goods.
Florida's Agriculture Commissioner Nikki Fried Rallies Support On Hemp Industry BillAgriculture Commissioner Nikki Fried on Friday encouraged supporters of a new state hemp industry to tell Gov. Ron DeSantis to sign a bill that would lead to a regulatory framework for the crop.
Local Testing Lab Devoted To Quality Control In The Growing CBD & Hemp IndustryCBS4 has been talking a lot about CBD lately. Finding out what it is, who is taking it and if it actually works.
Commissioner Of Agriculture Nikki Fried Accused Of Using Gas Pump Seal As Campaign AdSome Republicans argue Florida’s new Commissioner of Agriculture is using a gas pump inspection seal as a campaign ad.
Florida Capitol To Be Lit Up In Orange To Honor Victims Of Stoneman Douglas ShootingIt’s been almost one year since the deadly school shooting in Parkland.
New Florida Cannabis Chief Sees Potential In HempSaying hemp is poised to be a “multibillion-dollar industry in the state,” Agriculture Commissioner Nikki Fried on Wednesday appointed the state’s first cannabis czar.
Putnam Stays On Sidelines In Concealed-Weapons DisputeAs he helps his Democratic successor, Nikki Fried, transition into office, Agriculture Commissioner Adam Putnam is staying out of the fight over the future of the state’s concealed-carry permit program.