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2011-02-14 14:00:00

CLEWISTON, Fla., Feb. 14, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The South Florida Ag Expo will be held this weekend in Clewiston.

2011-02-04 12:00:00

CLEWISTON, Fla., Feb. 4, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The South Florida Ag Expo will be held Feb. 18 & 19 in Clewiston. The inaugural Expo features more than 30 vendors and the latest innovations in agriculture.

2010-04-02 07:28:47

A deal proposed by Florida Governor Charlie Crist to save the Everglades is in danger now that a Federal District Court Judge has ordered construction of a $700 million reservoir in Palm Beach County to resume.

2010-03-31 18:15:00

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla., March 31 /PRNewswire/ -- Federal District Court Judge Federico Moreno today renewed the potential for Everglades restoration to become a reality by ordering the South Florida Water Management District to resume and complete construction of the A-1 reservoir, one of 68 projects authorized under the Comprehensive Everglades Restoration Plan (CERP). Construction commenced on the massive 16,700-acre reservoir, the largest in the world, in 2006 as part of former Gov.

2010-03-25 12:32:00

BELLE GLADE, Fla., March 25 /PRNewswire/ -- The following statement was released today by George H. Wedgworth, president and CEO of Sugar Cane Growers Cooperative of Florida regarding the controversial proposed acquisition of U.S. Sugar Corp. lands. "Nearly two years after Gov.

2010-03-10 16:28:00

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla., March 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Examination of the latest version of the contract between the South Florida Water Management District and U.S. Sugar Corp.

2009-08-06 17:37:00

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla., Aug. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Florida Crystals has supported and continues to support true Everglades restoration. We recognize that restoration of the Everglades is critical for long-term sustainable agriculture in South Florida.

2009-03-10 17:55:30

Declining tax revenues in Florida have put a $13.4 billion environmental land acquisition at risk, the state Senate's chief budget representative said. Republican state Sen. J.D.

2009-02-22 14:52:54

Florida Crystals, which is trying to block a proposed land deal that would benefit rival U.S. Sugar, is seeking to buy its rival's assets, the companies say. Despite employing lobbyists to work against a proposal by Florida Gov.

2008-12-16 15:16:03

The cost of a $1.34 billion Florida land deal with U.S. Sugar Corp.

Word of the Day
  • Any of various tropical Old World birds of the family Indicatoridae, some species of which lead people or animals to the nests of wild honeybees. The birds eat the wax and larvae that remain after the nest has been destroyed for its honey.
Honeyguide birds have even been known to eat candles.