The Gulf Citrus Growers Association’s Executive and Long Range Planning Committees recently announced that the association is now accepting applications for the organization’s executive vice president/general manager position.
The GCGA leadership is actively engaged in the search for the association’s next top administrator, the position being vacated in late September by Ron Hamel, who has led the Southwest Florida “Gulf” citrus grower’s group for over 30-years.
Individuals interested in applying for this executive-level position are urged to immediately contact the association and file ...
Class X met for their ninth seminar on February 20th-22nd, 2018.
Our featured Class X authors for this newsletter are Stacy McCullough and Kily Harper-Larsen. Click on the image of the newsletter to read about this seminar!
Class X met for their eighth seminar
on December 8th-9th, 2017.
Our featured Class X authors for this newsletter are Tom Mitchell and his lovely wife Cheryl Mitchell. Click on the image of the newsletter to read about this fun seminar!
Class X Seminar VIII Newsletter
The UF/IFAS Center for Public Issues Education
has recently released a study comparing the attitudes, perceptions, and opinions of Florida consumers around genetically modified food issues with those of current and past participants of the
Wedgworth Leadership Institute for Agriculture and Natural Resources.
In Florida and throughout the United States, food-related issues such as the use of new food technologies continue to be a top concern among consumers. Since consumers’ opinions regarding genetically modified food issues is important to both the sustainability ...
Class X met for their seventh seminar
on October 2nd-11th, 2017.
Our featured Class X authors for this newsletter are Cathy Atchley, Austin Spivey, and JC Deriso.
Check out the newsletter to learn more about this seminar!
During Seminar VII in Washington, D.C., Class X member Melissa Syfrett, Syfrett Feed Co., was interviewed by RFD-TV about the impacts of Hurricane Irma on beef and dairy production in Florida.
During Seminar VII in Washington, D.C., Class X member Brad Lundy, Sugar Farmer & Everglades Equipment Site Manager, was interviewed by RFD-TV about Hurricane Irma's impact on sugar cane production in Florida.
During Seminar VII in Washington, D.C., Class X member Tom Mitchell, Riverfront Packing Co. Vice President, was interviewed by RFD-TV about the impact of Hurricane Irma on citrus production in Florida.
En route from D.C. to Dever...
I've always been facsinated by the patchwork quilt made by viewing adjacent farms from the air.
Beautiful morning at DeLaney Community Farm. This Urban Garden connects shareholders to where their food is grown and helps refugees get back on their feet.