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Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services
Mayo Building, M-9
407 South Calhoun Street
Tallahassee, FL 32399-0800
(850) 487-8000

Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services
Charles H. Bronson, Commissioner

Duval County

Located in Northeast Florida

Duval County
  Volume
(Acres, Head)
Jan-Mar Apr-Jun Jul-Sep Oct-Dec
Seafood
Finfish-Pounds (5) 1,078,555 harvesting harvesting harvesting harvesting
Invertebrates-Pounds (5) 603,663 harvesting harvesting harvesting harvesting
Food Shrimp-Pounds (5) 3,426,667 harvesting harvesting harvesting harvesting
Bait Shrimp-Pounds (5) 23,093 harvesting harvesting harvesting harvesting
Apiculture
Bee Colonies (1) 150 dormant active active active
Field Crops
Forage (1) 2,085 dormant grow mow/grow mow/grow
Fruit, Nuts and Melons
Grapes (1) 27 dormant grow fruit set harvest
Pecans (1) 89 dormant grow nut set harvest
Horticulture
Acres in open (1) 1,149 in production in production in production in production
Greenhouses/sq ft (1) 406,501 in production in production in production in production
Livestock
Beef Cattle/Calves (4) 8,000 over-winter calving growing growing
Horses/Ponies (1) 915 over-winter foaling growing growing
Poultry-Layers(1) 1,255 in production in production in production in production
Vegetables
Cow Peas (1) 15   plant grow harvest
Sources:
(1) 2002 Census of Agriculture
(2) 2005 USDA NASS Quick Stats
(3) 2004 USDA NASS Quick Stats
(4) 2006 USDA NASS Quick Stats
(5) Average harvest 2002-2004, Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission

For general info about agriculture in Duval County, contact:

Farm Service Agency
Baldwin
Phone: (904) 266-0088
Fax: (904) 266-4858
Mark Carlton, County Executive Director
Email:
Web: offices.sc.egov.usda.gov/locator/app?service=action/1/CountyText/e/countyLink

Duval County Cooperative Extension Service
Jacksonville
Phone: (904) 387-8850
Fax: (904) 387-8902
E-mail:
Web: duval.ifas.ufl.edu/

Duval County Farm Bureau
Jacksonville
Phone: (904) 768-4836
Fax: (904) 766-1245
Web: www.floridafarmbureau.org/county_farm_bureau/Duval

Duval Soil And Water Conservation District
Baldwin
Phone: (904) 266-0088
Fax: (904) 266-4858

For info about specific crops grown in Duval County, contact:

Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission
Tallahassee
Phone: (850) 488-4676
Web: floridaconservation.org/

Florida Grape Growers Association
Lake Wales
Phone: (863) 678-0523
Fax: (863) 678-0609
Web:

Florida Nursery, Growers and Landscape Association
Orlando
Phone: (407) 295-7994
Fax: (407) 295-1619
Email:
Web: www.fngla.org

Florida Association of Livestock Markets
Kissimmee
Phone: (407) 846-4557
Fax: (407) 933-8209

Florida Cattlemen’s Association
Kissimmee
Phone: (407) 846-6221
Fax: (407) 933-8209
Email:
Web: www.floridacattlemen.org/

Florida Poultry Federation
Tampa
Phone: (813) 628-4551
Fax: (813) 620-4008
Email:

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