Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services
Learn about the FAST Fellowship Program, an exciting opportunity for recent college graduates in the sciences to gain top-notch experience in the laboratory.
Find statistical information about Florida’s agriculture industry including total U.S. value of Florida products, total number of farms, total farm acres, average farm size, cash receipts per commodity segment, top Florida agricultural exports, top importers of Florida products, and more.
Florida ranks among the top 12 states for fresh seafood production and seventh in aquaculture sales. Find information about these industries such as top 20 Florida species in dollars and pounds, Florida seafood harvest by county, Florida marine life harvests, Florida aquaculture product sales, and more.
Research and education programs that would like to work with noxious weeds, invasive species or prohibited aquatic plants must to obtain a permit from the department. This page contains information about the permitting process.