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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.