Super Bowl Kickoff to Better Health

Cindy Florida, General

The Florida Department of Agriculture is giving away a pair of tickets to the Bears-Colts Super Bowl matchup in Miami on February 4 in the Super Bowl XLI Kickoff to Better Health initiative. Find out more here. Report (:45 wma)

Georgia County Cotton Meetings Underway

Cindy Cotton, Georgia

Georgia’s annual county cotton production meetings are now underway. University of Georgia extension cotton specialist Steve Brown says the meetings discuss a variety of topics. Report (1:30 wma)

NRCS Releases Resources Inventory

Cindy Alabama, Florida, General, USDA-NRCS

USDA’s Natural Resources Conservation Service has released state-by-state results on soil erosion and land use from its 2003 National Resources Inventory. The results can be viewed on the NRCS website. Alabama Report (1:30 wma) Florida Report (1:30 wma)

River Growers to Meet / Diet Author “Loves” Grapefruit

Gary Citrus, Florida

Two different headlines in this report, first, Indian River Citrus League’s Doug Bournique talks about this week’s banquet and seminar program involving the Citrus League. Also in this report, an excerpt from our interview this past weekend with “Best Life Diet” author Bob Greene, whose new book is already on the New York Times Best Sellers list. In an exclusive …

FL Still Registering Premises

Randall Cattle, Florida, Livestock

The Florida Department of Agriculture is still registering premises across the state, but there are more that need to be registered.  Report (1:30 wma) To get a registration form, Click Here.