How Farm Credit Can Assist Landowners [VIDEO]

For those Floridians exploring finance options for a career in agriculture, contacting Farm Credit of Florida may be a very beneficial option to consider. The Land Journal sat down with Jamie Lang to [...]

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7 Facts about Bamboo, an Alternative Crop for Floridians

While many have heard of the beneficial health properties of bamboo, Floridians may not have considered the benefits of growing bamboo right here in our own state. As many Florida landowners consider [...]

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The Evolution of East Coast Agriculture with Jeff Cusson [VIDEO]

The development of the agricultural sector here on the eastern coast of the United States is a history that goes back hundreds of years.  Here in the state of Florida, we have a long tradition of [...]

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Pomegranates: A Delicious Alternative Crop for Floridians

Florida’s citrus industry has long been a pillar of our state economy, and the most famous type of citrus are the famous Florida oranges. But for those Florida landowners looking to venture into a [...]

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Pongamia: An Environmentally-Friendly Alternative To Soy Beans

As Florida's farmers explore the possibilities of alternative crops, they should heavily consider planting and harvesting Pongamia – a low-input, high yield tree cop. Pongamia trees produce beans [...]

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University of Florida Industrial Hemp Farming Research Underway [VIDEO]

The Institute of Food and Agricultural Services at the University of Florida is now conducting research into transitioning Florida's agricultural sector into the industrial farming of hemp. Hemp [...]

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Growing Strawberries in Florida: Market Update [VIDEO]

Growing strawberries in Florida continues to be a vital part of the state's agriculture economy. Carson Futch of Saunders Real Estate recently interviewed Kenneth Parker of Florida Strawberry Growers [...]

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Growing Strawberries in Florida: 2 Biggest Challenges [VIDEO]

Strawberries are a hot commodity in America and Florida is known for its Plant City strawberries. However, there are a couple of challenges that potential growers need to be aware of. Carson Futch of

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