Established in 1985, the Gulf Citrus Growers Association is a trade association representing the citrus growers of Southwest Florida. Its geographical service area includes Charlotte, Collier, Glades, Hendry and Lee Counties. “Gulf Citrus” addresses key issues of economic importance to the sustainable growth and development of the citrus industry in the region. These issues include land and water use, environmental regulation, farm worker relations, transportation, marketing, domestic and international trade programs. The association also serves as the “Gulf” citrus industries voice on other issues impacting the area’s agricultural industry.
|May 12|| THANK YOU, SPONSORS!
Photographer - Stallings Crop Insurance, Corp. * Individual Coolers - Farm Credit of Florida * Koozies - Helena Chemical Company * Visors - Bayer CropScience * Breakfast - Florida Department of Citrus, Tropicana Products * Lunch - Crop Production Services * Beverage Cart - AgroSource, Inc.; Everglades Harvesting & Hauling, Inc.; G.P. Solutions; Helena Chemical Company; Steele Truck Center, Inc. * Hospitality - Helena Chemical Company; Port Consolidated Oil; Syngenta Crop Protection * Closest to the PIN - Everglades Farm Equipment * Hole in ONE - Florida Coast Equipment * Longest Putt - Insurance Office of America * Most Accurate Drive - Valent USA, LLC * Putting Contest - Rabo AgriFinance * Tee/Green - Ag-Tronix, Inc.; Aglime Sales; AgroSource, Inc.; Brandt Consolidated; Central Life Sciences; Chemical Containers, Inc.; Contract Citrus Care, Inc.; Creel Tractor Company; D&K Harvesting; DUDA; Everglades Farm Equipment; First Bank; GOWAN; G.P. Solutions; Gulf Citrus Harvesting & Hauling, Inc.; JBT; KeyPlex; Old Florida Citrus; On Point Ag, Inc.; Peace River Citrus Products, Inc.; Prudential Agricultural Investments; Triangle Chemical Company; Wallace International Trucks, Inc.; Wedgworth’s, Inc.; Wheeler Brothers, Inc.; Yara North America, Inc. *Raffle/Prize Sponsor - Ag-Tronix, Inc.; Agricultural Risk Management; Beef O’Brady’s, Verandah Location; On Point Ag, Inc.; Verandah Golf & Country Club; Wheeler Brothers, Inc.
|June 7||Board Meeting||First Bank Conference Room, 11741 Palm Beach Blvd., Ft. Myers||8:30|
|June 7||GCGA's 31st Annual Meeting - Click Here to Register||Verandah Country Club in Fort Myers||10:30|
|June 7||GCGA's Annual Meeting for the Scholarship Foundation||Verandah Country Club in Fort Myers||10:30|
|August 16||GCGA's Citrus Celebration||FGCU Alico Arena, Estero, FL||5:30 Reception|