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Ag Commissioner Nikki Fried gains momentum now that Dems have control...

Nikki Fried, Florida's only statewide-elected Democrat serving on the state Cabinet, is pushing myriad initiatives and pairing up with the Biden Administration now that...

Ag Commissioner Nikki Fried continues fight over FL Office of Energy

Nikki Fried, Florida’s only statewide-elected Democratic Cabinet member, is continuing her campaign to retain control of the Florida Office of Energy, even though legislation...

Hemp hype? Some observers fear the state is setting up small...

Hemp — the hip, new superstar of the agriculture world — is getting a lot of buzz within farming and political circles in Florida...

Hoping to ward off wildfires, Ag Commissioner imposes new restrictions on...

Florida Agriculture Commissioner Nikki Fried imposed fresh restrictions Tuesday on prescribed burning and promised to increase penalties for people who violate the rules. Henceforth, forestry...

Believe the hype about hemp’s potential, Florida cannabis chief tells Senate...

Florida’s cannabis director hopes to see the first legally authorized commercial hemp seeds planted in the Sunshine State by the beginning of the year There’s...

Beware scam charities for Hurricane Dorian victims, state says

State agents are looking into 140 real or purported charities that have sprung up online to raise cash for Hurricane Dorian relief in the...

Here’s who is serving on the new state committee overseeing medical...

Florida Agriculture Commissioner Nikki Fried on Monday announced she’s forming a new medical marijuana advisory committee that will look at ways to expand patient...

DeSantis issues broad directive on water pollution, but something big is...

UPDATED to include South Florida Water Management District board resignations Gov. Ron DeSantis got headlines and photo opportunities Thursday for a major executive order he...

Democrat Nicole “Nikki” Fried claims historic victory in Commissioner of Agriculture...

In a tight race that spawned a grueling series of recounts, Democrat Nicole “Nikki” Fried claimed victory in the campaign for Florida's Agriculture Commissioner...

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