All of us here at Polk County Farm Bureau would like to congratulate Vic Story, Jr., Bill Castle, and Jack Norris for their recent induction into the Florida Citrus Hall of Fame. As recently quoted by Central Florida Ag News magazine, “These men make it easy to understand why we love Florida citrus,” and why it’s so easy for us to enjoy a glass of Florida orange juice.
To read more about these inductees, and their contributions to the Florida citrus industry, click here.
All of us here at Polk County Farm Bureau would like to extend our deepest sympathies to the family of Deputy Ricky C. Anderson. Deputy Anderson passed away suddenly on Sunday, February 21, 2016 after suffering a medical episode. Continue reading
Bartow, FL – Christian P. Spinosa has been selected as one of three top finalists in the Florida Farm Bureau Young Farmers and Ranchers Award Program. The Farm Bureau Young Farmers and Ranchers Excellence in Agriculture Award Program is designed as an opportunity for Young Farmers & Ranchers to earn recognition, while actively contributing and growing through their involvement in Farm Bureau and the agriculture industry. Participants are evaluated on their involvement in agriculture, leadership ability, and their involvement and participation in Farm Bureau and other organizations. Continue reading
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