The Modern History of Hemp [VIDEO]

Following the illegalization of hemp cultivation in 1937, a major event took place that would cause yet another resurgence for the cultivation of hemp. With the dawning of the Second Word War, [...]

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Obstacles for Florida's Hemp Industry by Kirk Goble [PODCAST]

As Florida's lawmakers and business community continue to create the infrastructure for a booming hemp industry, there are obstacles that must still be overcome.

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The Development of Florida's Hemp Industry [PODCAST]

The development of the hemp industry here in Florida is unfolding under the management of Agriculture Commissioner Nikki Fried. At this year's annual Lay of the Land Conference, Dan Russell, an [...]

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COVID-19 Resources for Florida Landowners

The following resources may be helpful for Florida farmers and landowners as the Covid-19 outbreak continues to spread throughout the United States. They include both government and private [...]

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How Demographic Shifts Are Transforming Florida's Electorate [PODCAST]

At this year's annual Lay of the Land Conference Marian P. Johnson, Executive Director at the Florida Chamber Political Institute, spoke about the shifting demographics here in Florida and how [...]

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Preservation: Managing Florida's Water Systems [VIDEO]

At this year's Lay of the Land Conference, The Land Journal sat down with Michael Minton to discuss water management in the state of Florida. Minton is Chair of Dean Mead's Agribusiness and Solar [...]

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The Benefits of Funding Florida Forever

It is essential to preserve Florida's natural habitats. While there are many ways of assisting in this effort of conservation, providing funding for the Florida Forever program has been one of the [...]

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The Governor's Plan to Protect Florida's Climate [PODCAST]

Florida Governor Ron DeSantis recently spoke about his environmental strategy at this year's annual Lay of the Land Conference. The Governor discussed a number of topics including Florida Supreme [...]

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2020 Florida Hemp Legislation Update

Since the founding of our nation, our government has had to balance the necessity of oversight with the guarantees of freedom for citizens to conduct their business in a free market. Here in the [...]

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The Importance of Land Use and Zoning Laws for Landowners

It is essential for landowners to understand laws pertaining to land use. While land use and zoning are often mistaken for each other, there are distinct legal differences between them. 

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