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Support the Florida Cattlemen’s Foundation

Dan Cattle, Florida

As we near the end of 2021, the Florida Cattlemen’s Foundation (FCF) wants to remind ranchers and landowners across the state that they do entertain donations of not just cash, but also real property, stocks, bonds or other assets and use them to provide for the betterment of the Florida Cattle Industry. The FCF is a 501c3 non-profit organization that provides funding …

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Louisiana Cattlemen’s Association Seeking Assistance for their Members

Dan Cattle, Florida

Here’s a message from the Florida Cattlemen’s Association Florida Cattlemen’s Association Members & Friends, please see the information pasted below that I received this morning after I called the President of the Louisiana Cattlemen’s Association asking how we might be able to assist our fellow producers whom have suffered the hit from Hurricane IDA. If you have interest and resources …

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Various Issues Being Discussed at Florida Cattlemen’s Convention

Dan Cattle, Florida

It’s day two of the 2021 Florida Cattlemen’s Association Convention and Trade Show in Marco Island, Florida. Southeast AgNet’s Randall Weiseman talked with FCA Executive Vice President Jim Handley about the event and some of the top issues being discussed. The Florida Cattlemen’s Association Convention and Trade Show runs through Thursday at the JW Marriott in Marco Island. Learn more at floridacattlemen.org.

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Florida Cattlemen’s Convention is Underway

Dan Cattle, Florida

The 2021 Florida Cattlemen’s Association (FCA) Convention and Trade Show is underway at the JW Marriott in Marco Island, Florida. FCA Director of Field Services, Dusty Holley, runs through some of the many events that are planned for this week. The 2021 Florida Cattlemen’s Association Convention & Trade Show runs through Thursday. Learn more at floridacattlemen.org.

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Florida Legislative Session Good for Agriculture

Dan Cattle, Florida, Legislative

The 2021 Florida Legislative Session wrapped up last Friday afternoon, and many in agriculture were pleased with this year’s session. That includes the Florida Cattlemen’s Association, as their Director of Governmental Affairs Sam Ard told Southeast AgNet’s Randall Weiseman, it was a good session for agriculture in the state. The Right to Farm law was initially approved in 1979 and helps shield …

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Final Week of Florida Legislative Session

Dan Cattle, Florida, Legislative

This is the final week of the 2021 Florida Legislative Session, as it is scheduled to end Friday, April 30. Director of Governmental Affairs for the Florida Cattlemen’s Association, Sam Ard, has more information about the “Right to Farm” legislation that was passed and sent to the Governor last week, the budget process which should wrap up soon, and he discusses the possibility …

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Florida House and Senate Pass Individual Budgets

Dan Cattle, Florida, Legislative

Week six of the 2021 Florida Legislative Session saw action on the state budget, as both the House and Senate passed their individual budgets. According to the Director of Governmental Affairs for the Florida Cattlemen’s Association, Sam Ard, there are some differences to be worked out. (audio) But as lawmakers head to conference to piece together a new spending plan, they are looking …