Tag Archive: Relief

Farm Bureau Hurricane Irma Relief Fund for Agriculture

De Soto County Citrus after Hurricane Irma. Source: FL Farm Bureau Farmers and ranchers throughout Florida are working tirelessly to restore food and fiber production for our state and the nation after Hurricane Irma wreaked destruction on much of the state. The total economic loss for agriculture is expected to be in the billions. Fall …

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Permanent link to this article: http://walton.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/09/22/farm-bureau-hurricane-irma-relief-fund-for-agriculture/

Peanut Proud Oklahoma Tornado Victim Relief

  Peanut Proud, the humanitarian arm of the Peanut Industry, is mobilizing a joint effort to help families in Oklahoma who have suffered from the devastating tornadoes.  For this cause, the Florida Peanut Producers Association has donated $ 3,500, and the Georgia Peanut Commission has donated $ 5,000 towards this effort.   On Friday, May …

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Permanent link to this article: http://walton.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2013/05/24/peanut-proud-oklahoma-tornado-victim-relief/

Winter Storm “Rocky” brings Drought Relief

Winter Storm “Rocky” brought drought relief with 10-14 inches or rain falling across the Panhandle. UF/IFAS FAWN Station summaries for 2013. High Rainfall Reduces Drought in the Panhandle The Weather Channel started naming winter storms this season to raise public awareness and to help track storms as they move across the country. Winter Storms “Q” and especially “Rocky” …

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Permanent link to this article: http://walton.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2013/03/01/winter-storm-rocky-brings-drought-relief/