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A testing ground for genetically modified ‘friendly’ mosquitoes in the Florida...

Is there any sound more annoying than the high-pitched whine of a mosquito in your ear? The only comfort is knowing that the whining...

Hemp rules: CBD in food and animal feed now regulated; permits...

Rules regulating use of hemp extract in food, dairy products and animal feed in Florida took effect Jan. 1, but growers eager for permits...

Nikki Fried, gun lobbyist Hammer rumble over appeal of state’s curb...

The NRA and the lone Democrat on the Florida Cabinet are trading barbs over a state law that sanctions local government officials who try...

Florida farmers question state Ag rules on hemp crops

Future hemp farmers of Florida fear that proposed rules for cultivating and producing hemp contain big flaws, especially restrictions on seeds and methods for...

Gov. DeSantis wants to boost state regulations to improve water quality

Gov. Ron DeSantis is pushing for tighter regulation of water resources and agriculture runoff to improve water quality across Florida.He plans to ask lawmakers...

Republican lawmaker wants to ditch background checks for concealed-gun owners

Lake County Republican state Rep. Anthony Sabatini wants to let Floridians carry concealed guns without undergoing a background check or having any training in...

Democratic Ag Commissioner Nikki Fried faces criticism: “Why is she accepting...

Last month, Agriculture Commissioner Nikki Fried’s political committee got a $25,000 contribution from one of the state’s biggest utility companies – Florida Power &...

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