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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

Martin County

Located in Southeast Florida

Martin County
  Volume
(Acres, Head)
Jan-Mar Apr-Jun Jul-Sep Oct-Dec
Seafood
Finfish-Pounds (5) 1,965,485 harvesting harvesting harvesting harvesting
Invertebrates-Pounds (5) 24,134 harvesting harvesting harvesting harvesting
Food Shrimp-Pounds (5) 0 harvesting harvesting harvesting harvesting
Bait Shrimp-Pounds (5) 0 harvesting harvesting harvesting harvesting
Apiculture
Bee Colonies (1) 1,298 active active active active
Citrus
Grapefruit (3) 2,823 harvest harvest fruit set harvest
Oranges (3) 36,373 harvest harvest fruit set harvest
Tangelos, tangerines,
lemons, etc. (3)
1,134 harvest harvest fruit set harvest
Fruit, Nuts and Melons
Mangoes (1) 4 growing fruit set harvest growing
Horticulture
Acres in open (1) 1,312 in production in production in production in production
Greenhouses/sq ft (1) 3,968,565 in production in production in production in production
Livestock
Beef Cattle/Calves (4) 24,000 over-winter calving grow grow
Goats (1) 267 over-winter kidding grow grow
Horses/Ponies (1) 1,583 over-winter foal grow grow
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 Martin County, contact:

Farm Service Agency
Fort Pierce
Phone: (772) 461-4546

Martin County Cooperative Extension Service
Stuart
Phone: (772) 288-5654 Agriculture
Phone: (772) 288-5654 Horticulture
Web: martin.ifas.ufl.edu

Martin County Farm Bureau
Stuart
Phone: (772) 286-1038
Web: www.floridafarmbureau.org/county_farm_bureau/Martin

Martin Soil And Water Conservation District
Stuart
Phone: (561) 221-1303

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

Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission
Tallahassee
Phone: (850) 488-4676
Web: myfwc.com

Citrus Grower Associates, Inc.
Lakeland
Phone: (863) 665-0709

Florida Citrus Mutual
Lakeland
Phone: (863) 682-1111
Web: www.flcitrusmutual.com

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

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

Florida Cattlemen’s Association
Kissimmee
Phone: (407) 846-6221
Web: www.floridacattlemen.org

Florida Dairy Goat Association
Tallahassee
Phone: (850) 421-4452
Web: www.fdga.org

Florida Meat Goat Association
Lake Butler
Phone: (386) 496-3166

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