Learn how a successful businessman turned rancher is keeping his land from development and protecting a panther corridor eight miles east of LaBelle, Fla.
Blueberries were not a trendy super food when MaryAnn Stein first heard about growing them in Florida 30-years ago. After raising two children and working an office job, with a degree in anthropology and no experience in agriculture, she decided to give it a try.
A USDA initiative is helping Florida's Gulf Coast farmers make improvements in their operations to help prevent runoff and erosion from ultimately reaching the Gulf.
Archbold Biological Station has a third of its 3,648-acre reserve in easements through NRCS programs, keeping the land from development and restoring previously drained wetlands in this threatened Northern Everglades watershed.
Conservation planning supports Bushells' second career: The Pasco Sheriff's Mounted Posse.
Date: Oct 31, 2014
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