Kids Need to Drink More OJ

Randall Citrus, Florida

Work is underway to get the message out that today’s kids need to drink more orange juice.  Report (2:00 wma) Learn more from the Florida Department of Citrus.

FL EQIP Signup Deadline

Cindy Florida, General, USDA-NRCS

Florida USDA-NRCS State Conservationist Niles Glasgow urges producers to signup for EQIP programs by December 15. Find out more on the Florida NRCS website. Report (1:00 wma)

FL Seedling Control Important to Fight TSA

Randall Florida

When using herbicides, seedling control is an important step in the fight against Tropical Soda Apple.  Report (1:15 wma) A special website set up by University of Florida IFAS can help with more inmformation.

AgNet Founder Endorses Florida Farmer & Rancher in FL Gov Primary

Dan Citrus, Florida, General

Southeast AgNet endorses state Senator Rod Smith in the Democratic Primary race for Governor.  It’s only the second time in more than two decades AgNet president Gary Cooper has gone on the record with a political endorsement in a statewide race.  Democratic candidate Rod Smith grew up in a bona-fide Florida farming and ranching family.  Report (2:00 wma)