Upbeat Mood as Industry Prepares for Harvest

Dan Citrus

There seems to be an upbeat mood among many in the FL citrus industry as everybody anxiously awaits the official annual USDA Citrus Crop Forecast, to be released Thursday October 12.  Report (2:00 wma)

Dine With the Family Night

Cindy General

September 25 is National Dine With Your Family Night. “Home Cooked Classics” host Bill Boggs says there’s good reason to make that a habit. Report (1:00 wma)

Sunbelt Features SE Farmer of the Year

Cindy General

Opening day of the Sunbelt Ag Expo on October 17 is the day when the 2006 Southeaster Farmer of the Year will be named. Report (1:00 wma) This year’s contestants include: Alabama Farmer of the Year Glenn Forrester Georgia Farmer of the Year Gary Paulk Florida Farmer of the Year Damon Deas Click on the links to find out more …

Promoting a Voluntary Animal ID Program

Randall Livestock

  U.S. Agriculture Secretary Mike Johanns continues to promote Animal Identification, saying it is and will continue to be a voluntary program.  Report (1:00 wma)

New Trend in This Country

Dan Agri View

Everett Griner looks at what the City Slickers are doing to fulfill that “What-ever it is” that drives them to the country.  Report (1:00 wma)

Southeast AgNet Staff Updating Computers

Randall General

A few members of the Southeast AgNet & Citrus Industry staff are in Ocala updating not only our computer knowledge, but software to help keep up with changes in the industry. Pictured (L-R) Katherine Bush, Sherry Fisher, Carole McKenzie, Robin Loftin, Lee McCoy, Carlos Torres. (not pictured…Gary Cooper & Randall Weiseman)   

Mini-re-organization for FDOC

Dan Citrus

  Slight staff and responsibility adjustment at the Department of Citrus provides for streamline and efficient marketing focus.  Report (2:00 wma)