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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

Taylor County

Located in North Central Florida

Taylor County
  Volume
(Acres, Head)
Jan-Mar Apr-Jun Jul-Sep Oct-Dec
Seafood
Finfish-Pounds (5) 482,258 harvesting harvesting harvesting harvesting
Invertebrates-Pounds (5) 394,426 harvesting harvesting harvesting harvesting
Food Shrimp-Pounds (5) 28 harvesting harvesting harvesting harvesting
Bait Shrimp-Pounds (5) 32,610 harvesting harvesting harvesting harvesting
Horticulture
Acres in open (1) 9 in production in production in production in production
Livestock
Beef Cattle/Calves (4) 5,000 over-winter calving growing growing
Goats (1) 93 over-winter kidding growing growing
Horses/Ponies (1) 243 over-winter foaling growing growing
Poultry-Broilers (1) 525,460 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 Taylor County, contact:

Farm Service Agency
Mayo
Michael Allbritton, County Executive Director
Phone: (386) 294-1851
Fax: (386) 294-2154
Email:
Web: offices.sc.egov.usda.gov/locator/app?service=action/1/CountyText/3d/countyLink

Taylor County Cooperative Extension Service
Perry
Phone: (850) 838-3508
Fax: (850) 838-3546
Email:
Web: taylor.ifas.ufl.edu/

Taylor County Farm Bureau
Perry
Phone: (850) 584-2371
Fax: (850) 584-8112
Web: www.floridafarmbureau.org/county_farm_bureau/Taylor

Taylor Soil and Water Conservation District
Perry
Phone: (386) 294-1735
Fax: (386) 294-2154

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


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

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

Florida Meat Goat Association
Lake Butler
Phone: (386) 496-3166
Fax: (386) 496-4455

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

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