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  • Lake Okeechobee Levels Rising; Discharges to Increase
    Army Corps of Engineers (ACOE) Colonel Drew Kelly, commander of the Jacksonville District, held a media conference call on Feb. 22 to explain a change to the discharge schedules for Lake Okeechobee, as water levels are rising in the lake. Listen to the audio clip below to hear the entire press conference, including questions from […]
    Daniel Cooper
  • Albrigo: Bloom Looks Good
    The University of Florida Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences’ (UF/IFAS) researcher known for his work on the timing of bloom sees the potential for good bloom this season. “Flowering for Florida’s next citrus crop has been coming along fairly well,” UF/IFAS Emeritus Professor Gene Albrigo said in a Feb. 13 interview. He expects the […]
    Ernie Neff
  • Orange Juice Market Outlook
    By Marcos Fava Neves A recent Nielsen report reveals negative news for U.S. retail orange juice (OJ) sales. When comparing November 2018 with November 2017, the decline in OJ consumption was 7.4 percent. The value shrunk 3.4 percent, dropping from $223.94 million to $216.44 million. This represents a $7 million dollar loss. Not-from-concentrate juice came […]
    Tacy Callies

RSS News From Southeast AgNet

  • Oyster Farming App Reaching Producers Nationwide
    The Alabama Cooperative Extension System (ACES) is excited to announce a product that will be a handy tool in oyster production operations across the country. The Oyster Farming app is the newest free mobile app from Alabama Extension. The app will be a tool for commercial oyster farmers to input, store and share harvest information. Creating […]
  • Lake Okeechobee Levels Rising; Discharges to Increase
    Army Corps of Engineers (ACOE) Colonel Drew Kelly, commander of the Jacksonville District, held a media conference call on Feb. 22 to explain a change to the discharge schedules for Lake Okeechobee, as water levels are rising in the lake. Listen to the audio clip below to hear the entire press conference, including questions from […]
  • Peanut Export Update
    A new report from USDA shows higher numbers for U.S. peanut exports. But as Tyron Spearman explains, this information is from November of last year. The post Peanut Export Update appeared first on Southeast AgNET.