With an annual impact of $70 billion, agriculture is vital to the state of Florida. We provide relevant and timely resources to food producers and others who need information about Florida agriculture.
This web site is developed and maintained by a statewide team of Cooperative Extension Service faculty and staff of the University of Florida and Florida A&M University. Small farms represent over 90% of all farms in Florida, based on the USDA definition of a small farm as one with up to $250,000 in sales. These farms make about 15% of all farm product sales in Florida.
Florida's livestock industry is a huge part of the economy, contributing over $1.5 billion annually.
The Florida Forest Service (FFS) consists of more than 1,250 dedicated employees with the mission to protect and manage the forest resources of Florida, ensuring that they are available for future generations.