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2011-01-05 09:58:00

TALLAHASSEE, Fla., Jan. 5, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Start the new year with a plan to take your agricultural products international. The Southern U.S. Trade Association (SUSTA) and the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services can show you how.

2008-10-26 15:15:00

Scales used to weigh travelers' luggage at South Florida airports are frequently inaccurate, records show.

2008-07-03 12:00:31

By Sandra Pedicini, The Orlando Sentinel, Fla. Jul. 3--The Little Big Econ State Forest in east Seminole County was named after one of its best-known features: the Econlockhatchee River. But as of Tuesday, the park has a new namesake: Florida Agriculture Commissioner Charles Bronson. State Sen.

Word of the Day
  • A young chicken: also used as a pet name for children.
The word 'chickabiddy' may come from 'chick' plus 'biddy', a name used in calling a hen or chicken.