Monthly Archive: July 2012

Farm Fueled Friday! 7/20

What a week this has been!  And now to finally reach Farm Fueled Friday!  I feel as it has been a Farm Fueled week in Santa Rosa County.  Santa Rosa County had its 46th Annual Farm Tour on Thursday.  It was a great event celebrating agriculture and the people involved in agriculture.  This week’s blog …

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Farm Fueled Friday 7/13

As our country continues to search for economic stability there are numerous questions that face agriculture in the United States as well as in the Florida panhandle.  There are the standard questions about fuel cost, labor, and new federal and state regulations.  Another question and growing concern looming in the background is the aging population …

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Farm Fueled Friday 7/6

Farm Fueled Friday comes again with a great week of Independence!  July 4th our great nation celebrated her 236th birthday.  The United States from the very start was a nation of farmers.  As we have grown our farming population has reduced in size by a substantial amount.  Technology has allowed this, as our farmers have become …

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