FAQ: Legally Selling Meat

Learn the answers to your most asked questions about how to sell meat and poultry from your own livestock. More...  More»


March Wildlife Happenings

Discover this month's wildlife happenings, from striped skunks battling for mates to Mourning doves beginning to nest.  More...  More»


Understanding the Nutrition Label

When you’re on the hunt for healthy foods, do you read the nutrition label? If so, how much of it do you actually take note of? While the label may seem confusing—with its long list of ingredients and breakdown of different fats—learning about the nutrients can help you make healthier food choices. Join in National Health Month by using the following tips to become more familiar with food nutritional labels. Look at the serving  More»


Planting In March

Since March marks the beginning of spring, growers from north to south Florida can plant warm-season veggies and herbs. Take advantage of the weather by following these gardening suggestions based on Florida’s climate zones. You can find your region using the gardening region map. North Florida Annuals: While cool-season annuals, such as  More»


Healthy Shopping: Seafood

With Florida's coastlines extending more than 1,300 miles, it's no surprise local residents are familiar with seafood. From salmon filet to crab legs to shrimp, the term “seafood” encompasses a large variety of underwater creatures. Learn more about seafood, including its benefits, so you can follow the USDA’s Choose MyPlate recommendation to have eight ounces of seafood each  More»


How to Freeze Fruits

Celebrate Frozen Foods Month by learning how to properly freeze fruits! More...  More»