Articles in Category: 'Florida Department of Agriculture'

By: Tom Feeney | Posted: April 22, 2015 11:15 AM

The state of California is known for many things, including red carpets, wine country, and high taxes. But recently, the Golden State has also become known for its struggle with a crisis other states like Florida are working to avoid: a severe water shortage that threatens its economy, its environment, and the livelihood of millions of families.

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By: Kevin Derby | Posted: March 11, 2015 3:09 PM

Over the last five years, state Agriculture Commissioner Adam Putnam has been near center stage in Florida politics, but there has always been a feeling he will soon claim a larger role.

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By: Michael Dobson | Posted: August 18, 2012 8:00 PM

In the Sunshine State, where we lag behind most other states in renewable energy industry job creation, we still do not have a Renewable Energy Portfolio Standard (RPS) policy like the 30-plus states creating new jobs. 

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