5 Benefits of Industrial Hemp

With the recent legalization of industrial hemp in Florida, there is a newfound interest among farmers in growing hemp and how it can benefit them. There is a wide range of benefits of industrial hemp. It can provide building materials, clothing, and fuel among other products. Industrial hemp also offers positive economic benefits to both […]

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What is the Difference Between Industrial Hemp and Marijuana?

Let’s first make clear that industrial hemp is not the same as marijuana. While both fall under the cannabis species of plants, there is a notable difference between industrial hemp and marijuana in terms of: 1. Visual Appearance 2. Environment 3. Chemical Composition Find Farmland in Florida for Hemp Production Hemp has been used for […]

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Four Benefits of a USDA Organic Certification

Economic Benefits Organic agriculture is a fast growing section of agriculture and a growing market. It has created jobs and promoted the economy. There are some steps involved in entering the market, including obtaining your USDA Organic Certification. But, with over 22,000 certified organic farms and businesses in the U.S. As consumer demand grows for […]

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Learn How to Get Your USDA Organic Certification

What is USDA Organic Certification? Organic refers to a specific way of growing and processing foods and is defined as produce which is grown, packaged and stored without the use of synthetic fertilizers, pesticides, herbicides or irradiation. Farmers with a USDA Organic Certification use a blend of old and new technologies as well as scientific […]

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USDA Workshops Help Farmers Understand, Develop, and Submit Federal Grant Applications

In an effort to help current and future owners of farm land for sale in Florida and throughout the U.S. take advantage of resources available as part of the Agricultural Act of 2014, commonly referred to as the Farm Bill, the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) and sister agency, the National Institute of Food […]

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