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.
|April 6||Gulf Country Gala - Ticket Order Form||LaBelle Civic Center at 5:00 PM|
Alico, Inc. * Consolidated Citrus, LP * Duda * Farm Credit of Florida * First Bank * Hilliard Brothers of Florida, LLLP * LCEC * Live Oak Analytics, LLC * Old Florida Citrus * Jack Paul Properties, Inc. * Royal Palm Coast REALTOR Association * Sam Galloway Ford * Southern Gardens Citrus
Agricultural Risk Management, LLC * Ben Hill Griffin, Inc. * Cooperative Producers, Inc. * Cutrale Citrus Juices USA, Inc. * Everglades Equipment Group * Florida’s Natural Growers * Gardinier Florida Citrus * G.P. Solutions, LLC * Heller Bros. Packing Corp. * Lipman * Nichino America * Peace River Citrus Products, Inc. * Plant Food Systems * Ranch One Cooperative, Inc. * Timac Agro USA * Triangle Chemical Company * TriEst Ag Group/TriEst Irrigation * Tropicana Products * Wallace International Trucks, Inc.
Central Life Sciences * Chemical Containers, Inc. * Custom Citrus Care * D&K Harvesting * Dundee Citrus Growers Assn * English Brothers * Fletcher Flying Service, Inc. * GOWAN USA * Graves Brothers Company * Chris & Sue Hansen, Hansen Groves * J.B. Ranch 1, LLC * JBT * JEBCO Groves * Johnson-Prewitt & Associates, Inc. * MacVicar Consulting, Inc. * Nufarm Americas, Inc. * Oakley Groves, Inc. * The Packers of Indian River, LTD * Prudential Agricultural Finance * Southern Heritage Real Estate * Sun Country Citrus Hauling * UPL fka Arysta LifeScience * Valent USA LLC * Wheeler Farms
Auction/Raffle Sponsors & Contributions
Ag-Tronix, Inc. * Barron Collier Partnership * Dandy / DUDA / Peace River Packing (Oranges) * Diamond R Fertilizer * Everglades Equipment Group * First Bank * Florida SouthWestern State College * FMC Corporation, Ed Early * Gardinier Florida Citrus * Hendry County Cattlemen * Hyatt Regency Coconut Point Resort & Spa * Kearns Restaurant Group, The Firestone * Tracy Langford *Morgan Stanley Group, Johnson/Tamney * Old Florida Citrus, Jim Gravley * PNC Agricultural Group * Prawnbroker Restaurant * Rays Baseball Foundation * Bob Richardson, WWRE et al * Steve Smith * Sun Harvest Citrus (Valencia’s and Ruby Red Grapefruit) * The Turtle Club * Troyer Brothers (Potatoes) * T’ween Waters Inn * Vision Ace Hardware, LaBelle (Plants) * Wallace International Trucks, Inc. * Zaxby’s
|May 1||GCGA's Board Meeting||UF/IFAS, SWFREC in Immokalee||10:00 AM|
|May 10||Gulf Classic Golf Tournament||Verandah Country Club, Fort Myers||7:30 AM|
|June 5||GCGA's Board Meeting||GCGA's Office||8:30 AM|
|June 5||GCGA's Annual Meeting||Verandah Country Club, Fort Myers||10:30 AM|