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Division of Marketing and Development
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

Franklin County

Located in Northwest Florida

Franklin County
  Volume
(Acres, Head)
Jan-Mar Apr-Jun Jul-Sep Oct-Dec
Seafood
Finfish-Pounds (5) 1,863,786 harvesting harvesting harvesting harvesting
Invertebrates-Pounds (5) 2,877,605 harvesting harvesting harvesting harvesting
Food Shrimp-Pounds (5) 1,753,230 harvesting harvesting harvesting harvesting
Bait Shrimp-Pounds (5) 1,728 harvesting harvesting harvesting harvesting
Apiculture
Bee Colonies (1) 3,200 dormant active active active
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 information about agriculture in Franklin County, contact:

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

Farm Service Agency
Blountstown
Charles H. Golden, County Executive Director
Phone: (850) 674-8388
Fax: (850) 674-5099
Email:
Web: offices.sc.egov.usda.gov/locator/app?service=action/1/CountyText/11/countyLink

Franklin County Cooperative Extension Service
Apalachicola
Phone: (850) 653-9337
Fax: (850) 653-3643
Email:
Web: franklin.ifas.ufl.edu/

Franklin Soil And Water Conservation District
Blountstown
Phone: (850) 674-8271
Fax: (850) 674-5099

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