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.
|August 14|| Citrus and Agriculture Industry Celebration|
|FGCU Alico Arena, 12181 FGCU Lake Parkway East, Fort Myers||5:30 PM Reception
7:00 PM Dinner/Program
|THANK YOU, CELEBRATION SPONSORS!
Duda * Farm Credit of Florida * Lipman * Southern Gardens Citrus
AgroSource, Inc. * Alico, Inc. * Barron Collier Partnership * Chemical Dynamics, Inc. * Consolidated Citrus, LP * Cutrale Citrus Juices USA, Inc. * Everglades Harvesting & Hauling, Inc. * First Bank * Florida Citrus Mutual * Florida’s Natural * Ben Hill Griffin, Inc. – Griffin Fertilizer * Peace River Citrus Products, Inc. * Prudential Agricultural Finance * Stallings Crop Insurance * Syngenta Crop Protection * Trademark Nitrogen Corp. * Troyer Brothers Citrus
Aerobotics * Agricultural Risk Management LLC * Bayer CropScience * Brandt * Consolidated, Inc. * Central Life Sciences * Chemical Containers, Inc. * Edison National Bank * Everglades Equipment Group * Fletcher Flying Service, Inc. * Florida Department of Citrus * Florida Farm Bureau Federation * Florida Grower Magazine * Gardinier Florida Citrus * GOWAN USA * LSI Companies, Inc. * Morgan Stanley – Johnson/Tamney Group * Nichino America Inc. * Oakley Groves, Inc. * Pacific Tomato Growers, Ltd * Plant Food Systems * Rabo AgriFinance * Seminole Petroleum * Tropicana Products * Valent USA * Wedgworth’s, Inc. * Wheeler Farms * Yara North America, Inc. * Zaxby’s
|September 3||GCGA's Board Meeting||UF/IFAS, SWFREC, 2685 SR 29 N, Immokalee||10:00 AM|
|October 25||Florida Citrus Cup Fun Shoot||Bermont Shooting Club, 40571 Bermont Road, Punta Gorda||10:00 AM|
|December 4||GCGA's Board Meeting||UF/IFAS, SWFREC, 2685 SR 29 N, Immokalee||10:00 AM|
|December 4||GCGA's Member Luncheon||UF/IFAS, SWFREC, 2685 SR 29 N, Immokalee||11:45 AM|