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14
Jul

Orange Production Down 2 Percent from June

The Florida all orange forecast, at 68.7 million boxes, is up slightly from June. WASHINGTON (July 12, 2017) USDA – The United States all orange forecast for the 2016-2017 season is 5.07 million tons, down 2 percent from last month and down 17 percent from the 2015-2016 final utilization. The Florida all orange forecast, at...
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10
Jul

U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue is the Keynote Speaker at Industry Celebration on Aug 16th!

The Gulf Citrus Growers Association and Florida Citrus Mutual are elated to report that the 2017 “CELEBRATION” event will feature Sonny Perdue, U.S. Secretary of Agriculture; Tom Rooney, U.S. House of Representative; Adam Putnam, Florida Department of Agriculture & Consumers Services AND Dr. Mike Martin, Florida Gulf Coast University’s new President.  The evening event, scheduled...
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30
Jan

GCGA Met with Senator Marco Rubio

Gulf citrus growers met with Senator Marco Rubio last Friday to discuss some of the key issues that our industry is facing today.  Those issues included the change to IRS Tax Code, Citrus Health Management Program and the H-2A Guest Worker Program.  Growers that attended this round table discussion were: Hugh English, Joe Hilliard II,...
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