The flooding in Louisiana has simply ruined fields and crops. The cost of the damage continues to go up as more information regarding the damages to crops is made known. Soybeans and sugar cane are among the crops with significant damage. View the video by AgWeb to learn more about the extent of the flooding in Louisiana and what is means to the cost of crops.
In his first week in office, Gov. Ron DeSantis (R) unveiled his initial battle plans in the war against red tide and harmful algal blooms. In his “Achieving More Now for Florida’s Environment” executive order, DeSantis called on his troops — the Department of Environmental Protection (DEP), Department of Health, Visit[…]Read More »
Knowing what’s at stake for Florida farmers if they don’t get the help needed after enduring a historic weather event, Commissioner of Agriculture Adam Putnam has sent an urgent letter to the state’s congressional delegation requesting disaster relief for the sector, which suffered a major blow from Hurricane Irma — to the tune of[…]Read More »