What's Happening Around Florida

Home » Category: Agribusiness

Category: Agribusiness

Olive tests to determine viability for commercial industry in Florida

UF/IFAS performs olive research to determine viability of Florida commercial industry

Avatar photo
February 2, 2023

FORT PIERCE, Fla. --- Most of the world’s olives grow in southern European countries, Spain and Italy. In the U.S., California has more than 30,000 acres dedicated to the commodity. But Florida may be the next agricultural region for small-scale ... READ MORE

Category: Agribusiness, Agriculture, Crops, UF/IFAS, UF/IFAS Extension, UF/IFAS Research,
Tags: FAMU Partnership, Jay, Lorenzo Rossi, Olives

Equipment and Tools for a Commercial Tropical Fruit Grove

Avatar photo
February 1, 2023

Jessica M. Ryals, Agriculture & Sustainable Food Systems Agent UF/IFAS Extension Collier County Jeff Wasielewski, Commercial Tropical Fruit Agent UF/IFAS Extension Miami-Dade County Next to labor, equipment can be one of the largest ... READ MORE

Category: Agribusiness, Agriculture, Farm Management, Fruits & Vegetables, UF/IFAS Extension
Tags: Agribusiness, Agriculture, Collier County Extension, Enterprise Planning, Equipment, Farming, Jeff Wasielewski, Jessica Ryals, Miami Dade County Extension, Small Farming, Tools, Tropical Fruit, Tropical Fruit Production, UF IFAS Extension

Soil Test Now to Get a Head Start on Spring Planting: Part 1

December 22, 2022

Want to get a head start on planting this spring? Then the time to soil test is now! Soil testing is an easy way to determine the nutrient management needs ahead of time. This can allow for easier planning and budgeting of resources for farmers ... READ MORE

Category: Agribusiness, Agriculture, Conservation, Crops, Farm Management, Horticulture, UF/IFAS Extension,
Tags: Agriculture, Horticulture, Row Crops, Suwannee County, Suwannee County Agriculture, Suwannee County Extension, UF IFAS Extension, UF/IFAS Extension Suwannee County

Subscribe For More Great Content

IFAS Blogs Categories