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Hurricane Irma agriculture relief programs

Thank you Gene McAvoy Vice President National Association of County Agricultural Agents County Extension Director Regional Vegetable Agent IV UF/IFAS Hendry County Extension PO Box 68 LaBelle, Florida 33935 University of Florida 863-674-4092 office gmcavoy@ifas.ufl.edu     The damage from … Continue reading

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Your Food, Your Farmer Podcast: Vivian Howard and The Produce Mom ®

Re-Blogged from the News Page of www.impac.org  In the flagship episode of IMPAC’s podcast—Your Food, Your Farmer—I spend some time chatting with Lori Taylor, otherwise known as The Produce Mom®. What started as a small blogging project as the marketing … Continue reading

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2003 Editorial Re-posted from the Tampa Bay Business Journel

Tampa Bay Business Journal Don’t gripe with your mouth full May 19, 2003, 12:00am EDT Guest Opinion by Danny Kushmer Who is “Big Sugar?” The ads running on television and radio would have you believe “Big Sugar” is some monstrous … Continue reading

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Chef Vivian Howard Partners with the IRFC and IMPAC Seal

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 9, 2017 Suzie Freedland International Member of the Precision Ag Community 863-844-4235 sfreedland@highcor.com Mulberry, FL – PBS Host, cookbook author, and restaurateur, Vivian Howard is partnering with the International Responsible Farming Council (IRFC) to promote the … Continue reading

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Danny Kushmer Voted in as New Executive Director of IRFC

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Mulberry, April 26, 2017 – The International Responsible Farming Council has announced the appointment of Danny Kushmer as their new Executive Director. Previously, Kushmer served as Director of Environment, Restoration and Compliance for Highland Precision Ag. There, he was the … Continue reading

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Yesterday’s Farmer, Today’s Agribusiness Owner

As technology increased over the last 100 years so to has the American Farmer’s ability to grow more on less acreage. Whether called farmer, rancher, or grower one thing is perfectly clear, they must increase the use of technology if … Continue reading

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Nominate Someone for the Florida Ag Hall of Fame

The Florida Ag Hall of Fame has honored 144 inductees since 1980.  These individuals’ contributions to agriculture have helped advance the industry and ensure it continues to thrive. Their tireless, unselfish efforts to promote and protect Florida’s greatest industry are … Continue reading

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Support the Florida Agricultural Hall of Fame

Become a Supporting Member Today! The Florida Agricultural Hall of Fame honors men and women who have made lasting contributions to agriculture in this state and to mentoring of our youth, who represent the future of agriculture in Florida. on … Continue reading

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Sustainability Story

Are you a grower or rancher with a sustainability story? Many are. Growers and ranchers continually look for ways to improve their yield and at the same time look for better ways to conserve “all” natural resources like soil and … Continue reading

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