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USDA: Florida Orange Production Holding Steady, More Grapefruits Expected

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) released its latest forecast of orange production in Florida and found it unchanged from the projection made last month.

Ron DeSantis, Sonny Perdue Meet to Help Florida Timber Industry Recover From Hurricane Michael

DeSantis and Perdue cheered President Donald Trump for signing a $19.1 billion supplemental spending package last week “to assist Americans in recovery efforts from catastrophic disasters over the past three years” which included $480 million to help the timber industry in Northwest Florida recover from the hurricane.
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USDA Sees Slight Drop in Projection for Florida Citrus

The all orange production outlook stands at 77 million boxes which is still 71 percent higher than last year’s production which was impacted by hurricanes and citrus greening.