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Digital Media Coordinator

Digital Media Coordinator SUMMARY: Success in this full-time position requires that the employee must be a self-motivated individual who possesses the ability to write clear prose, excellent computer skills, a mastery of desktop publishing software and a sound understanding of contemporary news media. The employee must also be able to perform well within a dynamic professional [...]

By |2021-07-12T14:49:50-05:00July 12th, 2021|Florida Farm Bureau|0 Comments

Cultivating Tomorrow: Hardee County Farm Bureau President Steve Johnson

Cultivating Tomorrow: Hardee County Farm Bureau President Steve Johnson July 2021 FloridAgriculture eNewsletter Hardee County Farm Bureau President Steve Johnson is a fourth generation farmer from Wauchula. He and his wife, Andrea, a fifth generation farmer, live in the same house that Steve grew up in. They have three children, B.J., Emma Jane and Laney. [...]

By |2021-07-09T12:15:52-05:00July 8th, 2021|Florida Farm Bureau|0 Comments

Area Lawmakers Recognized for Legislative Leadership

Area Lawmakers Recognized for Legislative Leadership July 2021 FloridAgriculture eNewsletter Each year, Florida Farm Bureau recognizes state legislators who play a significant role in advancing bills that support Florida farms and ranches and advocate for Florida agriculture. In the 2021 legislative session, the Right to Farm Bill, Florida Farm Bureau’s top priority, passed by overwhelming [...]

By |2021-07-09T12:15:53-05:00July 8th, 2021|Florida Farm Bureau|0 Comments

This is Your FedPAC

This is Your FedPAC July 2021 FloridAgriculture eNewsletter Elections have consequences. This is now readily apparent with the current political commentary – tax-and-spend proposals that will cripple family farms if implemented. That’s why Florida Farm Bureau Federation needs your help. Florida Farm Bureau is the custodian of your federal PAC, which financially backs our pro-agriculture [...]

By |2021-07-09T12:15:56-05:00July 7th, 2021|Florida Farm Bureau|0 Comments

Executive Secretary Position Open

Executive Secretary Position Open SUMMARY:  Provides administrative and secretarial support to senior management.  Handles projects with minimal supervision that may typically be complex and/or confidential in nature.  Keeps official corporation records and executes administrative policies determined by or in conjunction with other officials by performing the following duties. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITES:  Include the following.  [...]

By |2021-06-27T03:39:37-05:00June 25th, 2021|Florida Farm Bureau|0 Comments

Director of Public Relations and Communications Position Open

Director of Public Relations and Communications Position Open SUMMARY: Manages and administers Public Relations Division. Plans and supervises all public relations and communications activities directed to general public, media and Farm Bureau members. Provides regular public relations counsel and assistance for Farm Bureau volunteers and county Farm Bureau staff members. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Include the [...]

By |2021-06-27T03:39:37-05:00June 25th, 2021|Florida Farm Bureau|0 Comments

Assistant Director of Government and Community Affairs Position Open

Assistant Director of Government and Community Affairs Position Open SUMMARY:  Responsible for advocating, representing and communicating the Florida Farm Bureau Federation policy before state and federal agencies, and local governments in central and south Florida.  Facilitate other natural resource, environmental and land use issues as assigned.  Provide written and oral reports on meetings and activities [...]

By |2021-06-27T03:39:38-05:00June 25th, 2021|Florida Farm Bureau|0 Comments

Cultivating Tomorrow: Madison County Farm Bureau President Richard Terry

Cultivating Tomorrow: Madison County Farm Bureau President Richard Terry June 2021 FloridAgriculture eNewsletter Madison County Farm Bureau President Richard Terry, left, presented the “George Townsend Good Neighbor Award” to Mrs. Deloris Jones at the Madison County Farm Bureau’s Annual Meeting in 2018. Richard Terry is a Madison County, FL native who has spent his life devoted [...]

By |2021-06-05T12:33:56-05:00June 2nd, 2021|Florida Farm Bureau|0 Comments

New Citrus Family Harvests First Hemp Crop

New Citrus Family Harvests First Hemp Crop June 2021 FloridAgriculture eNewsletter By Phil Attinger, Staff Writer for midfloridanewspapers.com  Two families gathered a week ago to harvest a small crop from a greenhouse, one with potential to be worth a couple of billion dollars in the next couple of years. It’s a crop that Jeff Williams [...]

By |2021-06-05T12:34:00-05:00June 2nd, 2021|Florida Farm Bureau|0 Comments