GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Organic farming is a multimillion-dollar industry in Florida, with certified organic farms having generated $72.4 million in produce sales statewide in 2016. To highlight the practice of growing organically, the University of Florida/IFAS will host… Read More
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High Schoolers Explore Food Security Issues in Agriculture, Natural Resources at Florida Youth Institute
GAINESVILLE, Fla. – During a summer program with the University of Florida College of Agricultural and Life Sciences (CALS), 38 rising high school juniors and seniors were given a taste of college life while they learned about agricultural,… Read More
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GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The Florida Farm Bureau is the first organization to participate in the CALS Partnership Program, pledging $20,000 in a gift that will go primarily to support student development activities at the University of Florida.
Click here for high resolution image. Caption at bottom. GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The University of Florida’s School of Forest Resources and Conservation received a $50,000 donation Wednesday from the Florida Farm Bureau to help rebuild a learning center… Read More
Tags: Austin Cary Forest, CALS, College of Agricultural and Life Sciences, Farm Bureau, Florida Farm Bureau, Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences, Jack Payne, John Hoblick, School of Forest Resources and Conservation, Tim White, University of Florida