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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

Monroe County

Located in Southeast Florida

Monroe County
  Volume
(Acres, Head)
Jan-Mar Apr-Jun Jul-Sep Oct-Dec
Seafood
Finfish-Pounds (5) 5,824,104 harvesting harvesting harvesting harvesting
Invertebrates-Pounds (5) 5,686,231 harvesting harvesting harvesting harvesting
Food Shrimp-Pounds (5) 2,606,541 harvesting harvesting harvesting harvesting
Bait Shrimp-Pounds (5) 20,607 harvesting harvesting harvesting harvesting
Horticulture
Acres in open (1) 4 in production in production in production in production
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 Monroe County, contact:

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

Farm Service Agency
Florida City
Phone: (305) 242-1197
Fax: (305) 242-1286
Web: offices.sc.egov.usda.gov/locator/app?service=action/1/CountyText/2b/countyLink

Monroe County Cooperative Extension Service
Key West
Phone: (305) 292-4501
Fax: (305) 292-4415
Email:
Web: monroe.ifas.ufl.edu/

Monroe County Farm Bureau
Web: www.floridafarmbureau.org/county_farm_bureau/Monroe

Gulf Citrus Growers Association
LaBelle
Phone: (863) 675-2180
Fax: (863) 675-8087
Email:
Web: www.gulfcitrus.org/

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