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florida timber industry

USDA, Florida Reach an Agreement on $380 Million to Help Timber Industry Recover From...

Gov. Ron DeSantis announced the funds would be coming to Florida to help the timber industry. According to Florida Agriculture Commissioner Nikki Fried, more than 550 million trees in Florida were damaged by the hurricane and the timber industry lost $1.3 billion due to it.  

Marco Rubio Wants Tax Reform to Help Companies, Individuals Who Lose Timber in Natural...

On Tuesday, Rubio announced his support for U.S. Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith’s, R-Miss., “Forest Recovery Act” which creates a special rule for companies and individuals who lose uncut timber from natural disasters.