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|July 28 (Saturday)||7:00am — 4:30pm|
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3 Boys Farm
Booth Number: 400
PO Box 789, Ruskin, FL 33575
3 Boys Farm, Americas first certified organic (true) Hydroponics by USDA & Primus Labs. Specializing in lettuce, herbs and vine crops 365 days. Winner Environmental leadership award; Greenhouse Design, Solar, Wind, Rainwater systems. Wholesale Florida only & contract growers. Partnerships available for end use investors, your land, we grow and maintain.
Agri Services International
Booth Number: 615 / 617
6490 N.E. Highway 70, Arcadia, FL 34266
ASI, Inc. designs, engineers, supplies and installs hydraulic delivery systems for agricultural entities, like citrus growers, tree farms and container nurseries, the dairy industry, packing houses, blueberry farms, row crop farmers and banana growers.
Booth Number: 609
1728 Kelly Park Rd., Apopka, FL 32712
Agri-Starts is a plant tissue culture lab specializing in liner production of small fruits, tropicals, & native plants. Our laboratories in Apopka, FL have the ability to produce millions of contaminant-free elite plants for all types of markets.
Booth Number: 502
PO Box 414, Port Jefferson Station, NY 11776
AgSquared develops software that makes the management of small and medium sized farms easier, more time efficient, and more profitable.
Booth Number: 309
6272 McIntosh Road, Sarasota, FL 34238
In 1982, Albert's Organics saw the potential of organic fresh produce. Today, we're the premiere distributor of organic fresh foods, working closely with local and regional farmers across the country.
Animal Welfare Approved
Booth Number: 408
1007 Queen St., Alexandria, VA 22314
Animal Welfare Approved is a national nonprofit organization that audits, certifies and supports farmers raising their animals according to the highest welfare standards, outdoors on pasture or range.
Booth Number: 605
114 Rec Center Dining
Gainesville, FL 32611
ARAMARK provides award-winning food services, facilities management, and uniform and career apparel to health care institutions, universities and school districts, stadiums and arenas, and businesses around the world.
BARNETT-PARTIN PLANTS, INC.
Booth Number: 513
1400 CR830A, Felda, FL 33930
Barnett-Partin Plants, Inc. offers transplants to commercial farmers of all sizes. We, at Barnett-Partin Plants, Inc, pride ourselves in providing our clients with a high quality plant in an expeditious manner.
Booth Number: 310
382 C 478-A, Webster, FL 33597
Brandt is a leading manufacturer in crop nutrients and crop protection products for conventional and organic farming.
Conservation Trust for Florida, Inc.
Booth Number: 614
P.O. Box 134, Micanopy, FL 32667
Conservation Trust for Florida is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit land trust. CTF helps families create a legacy by protecting their land with conservation easements. The Florida FarmFinder Program brings together new farmers looking for land or mentorship with farm owners who have land or expertise to share.
Douglas Speed & Associates
Booth Number: 612
5127 Otter Creek Dr., Ponte Vedra Beach, FL 32082
The Quantum Growth Series are revolutionary biological plant growth enhancement products proven to increase nutrient uptake, enhance root growth, and increase yields while reducing supplemental irrigation, fertilizer and fungicide usage.
Elixson Wood Products, LLC
Booth Number: 505
18976 NW 84TH Avenue, Starke FL 32091
Supplier of pine bark products to the agriculture industry since 1968.
Enza Zaden USA
Booth Number: 421
Wm. Skeeter Bethea
27610 crosby rd, Myakka City, FL 34251
eTHRUPUT - THRU Garden Systems
Booth Number: 523
31 West Point Drive, Cocoa Beach, FL 32931
THRU Garden Systems provides flexible support systems for gardens and small farms. Component-based systems are designed to offer custom trellis, stake and tee-pee supports for configurations from container plantings and raised beds to open shade structures.
FAMU Extension Marketing and Beginning Farmer and Rancher Project
Booth Number: 620
215 Perry-Paige Bldg South, Tallahassee, FL 32307
The FAMU Marketing and Small Farm Outreach extension programming focuses on evaluating marketing and enterprise alternatives that will enhance farm profits and marketing success for small-scale farmers and beginning farmers and ranchers.
Booth Number: 610
PO Box 8009, Lakeland, FL 33802
Farm Credit is a Member-Owned, agricultural lender serving Florida’s ranchers, growers, and farmers, since 1916. We make loans for capital, operating, or residential purposes and sell crop insurance.
Farm-to-Consumer Legal Defense Fund
Booth Number: 522
8116 Arlington Blvd, #263, Falls Church, VA 22042
The Farm-to-Consumer Legal Defense Fund defends the rights and broadens the freedoms of family farms and protects consumer access to raw milk and nutrient dense foods.
FLORIDA - AMERICA'S CULINARY PARADISE
Booth Number: 504
7312 6th Avenue North, St. Petersburg, FL 33710
People have come out of the woodwork in ALL Culinary Arenas across Florida from sea to shining sea. Join us as 'we harness and bring together' the Florida State Culinary Map and Internet Directory, to benefit EVERYONE, and establish Florida - America's Culinary Paradise.
Florida A&M University / CAFS
Booth Number: 603
215 Perry-Paige Bldg, Tallahassee, FL 32307
The College of Agriculture and Food Sciences (CAFS) is the land-grant arm at Florida A&M University. CAFS offers opportunities for students to grow professionally and build for the future. We specialize in programs related to and for Florida Farmers.
Florida Automated Weather Network
Booth Number: 318
PO Box 110350; Building 162, McCarty Drive, Gainesville, FL 32611
FAWN provides real-time weather data and weather-related tools for a wide variety of users in Florida using data from its 36 automated weather stations.
Florida Department of Agriculture & Consumer Services
Booth Number: 501 / 600 / 602
407 South Calhoun Street,Mayo Building, Room 412, Tallahassee, FL 32399-0800
Tel: (850) 488-4131
The Florida Department of Agriculture offers services like Agricultural Dealer’s Licenses and the Florida Agricultural Promotional Campaign to assist Florida’s 47,000 agricultural producers, many of whom are small farmers.
Florida Farm Bureau Federation & Florida Farm Bureau Insurance
Booth Number: 604
PO Box 147030, Gainesville, FL 32614-7030
Farm Bureau exists to strengthen family farms and local communities. We apply a collective effort to solve farmers’ problems. We speak on behalf of ALL farms. The majority of the state’s family farmers are members. The FL Farm Bureau Insurance offers members access to a full line of quality products.
Florida FGT LLC
Booth Number: 410
PO Box 357103, Gainesville, FL 32635
Florida FGT provides professional advice to forest and agricultural landowners on various aspects of the use of fast-growing Eucalyptus, Corymbia, Populus, Taxodium, and Pinus species.
Florida Food Policy Council
Booth Number: 606
P O Box 540927, Orlando, FL 32854
FFPC encourages the development and expansion of the capacity of local food systems (foodsheds) to meet food security needs in communities across Florida.
Florida Grazing Lands Coalition
Booth Number: 506
6942 Professional Parkway East, Sarasota, FL 34240
Florida Grazing Lands Coalition is a network of individuals and organizations working together to ensure a healthy future for our state's grassland resource.
Florida Meat Goat Association
Booth Number: 503
4140 Swindell Road, Lakeland, FL 33810
Florida Meat Goat Association is dedicated in providing information and knowledge about raising meat goats in the state of Florida
Florida Organic Growers
Booth Number: 314
PO Box 12311, Gainesville, FL 32604
Florida Certified Organic Growers and Consumers, Inc. supports and promotes organic and sustainable agriculture, wherein; we educate consumers, farmers, future farmers (children & youth), businesses, policy makers and the general public.
Florida Pomegranate Association
Booth Number: 517
6360 Johnston Road, Zolfo Spring, FL 33890
Our mission is to create, direct, and promote a pomegranate industry in the State of Florida.
Florida Slow Food Convivia
Booth Number: 515
2146 Polo Gardens Dr 8-207, Wellington, FL 33414
Slow Food USA is part of a global movement that believes everyone has the right to good, clean, and fair food. With over 250,000 supporters, 25,000 members and 225 chapters nationwide, the organization advocates for food and farming policy that is good for the public, good for the planet, and good for farmers and workers.
Florida Small Farms Academy
Booth Number: 319
7580 County Road 136, Live Oak, FL 32060-7434
Tel: 386-362-1725 ext.102
Helping small farm producers prosper through education, networking, and adaptive research.
Florida West Coast RC & D
Booth Number: 616
945 25th Drive E, STE 11, Ellenton, DC 34222
The Florida West Coast RC&D Council is proud to offer training for new and beginning farmers in the Tampa Bay area through its two training farms and professional staff.
Global Organic Specialty Source, Inc.
Booth Number: 312
7345 16th Street East, Suite 116, Sarasota, FL 34243
We're the premier organic produce distribution company in the southeastern U.S.A. We offer excellence in quality and logisitics. Working with farmers throughout the region, we bring certified organic product to the marketplace. We just moved to our new 80,000 square foot facility in Sarasota, Florida and look forward to expanding our services.
Green World Path
Booth Number: 625
1665 Donto Way, Brooksville, FL 34601
Green World Path manufactures a complete line of innovative organic and sustainable products that fertilize, protect, and reduce watering needs for anything that grows.
Hillside Orchard Farms
Booth Number: 510
105 Mitcham Circle, Tiger, GA 30576
Quality producers of private label jar products and the South's number one source for value added services and contracting packaging.
Hoodridge Unlimited, Inc.
Booth Number: 409
6699 NW 66th Way, Parkland, FL 33067
Distributor of MicroStart60 Pasturized Poultry Manure. We approach nature, naturally.
Horticultural Sciences Department, University of Florida
Booth Number: 402
1301 Fifield Hall, Gainesville, FL 32611
We will introduce our vegetable grafting research program and demonstrate different grafting methods for different types of vegetables.
IFAS Extension Bookstore
Booth Number: 401 / 403
PO Box 110011, Gainesville, FL 32611
The Bookstore sells publications produced by UF faculty researchers about all aspects of agriculture including plant disease, pesticide management, horticulture, livestock, natural resources and wildlife.
Island Grove LLC
Booth Number: 500
2600 SE 193rd Ave, Hawthorne, FL 32640
Island Grove Nursery produces High Quality Florida Fresh edible plants for Farmers, Garden Centers, and the Landscape trade. Island Grove Winery produces Florida Fresh Fruit Wines.
It's Our Nature®
Booth Number: 411
1293 Hollister Road, Babson Park, FL 33827
The It's Our Nature® Promise.. Healthy-Wear for People Who Care® reflects organic cotton & hemp products screened for social and environmental responsibility – including our famous palm-frond Garden Hats!
Johnny's Selected Seeds
Booth Number: 413
912 East 46th Street, Tifton, GA 31794
Johnny's conrtibutes to grower success in two ways. First by providing the highest quality seed of the best vegetable, herb and flower varieties. Secondly by offering an extensive library of growing information and recommendations to it's customers. Good luck growing in 2012!
KY Burley Moldings, Inc.
Booth Number: 623
234 Highway 433, Mackville, KY 40040
We are a company with over 20 years of experience in the manufacturing and selling of float trays for the production of plants in greenhouses and water beds.
Magna Bon II,LLC
Booth Number: 415
2045 SW 127th Avenue, Davie, FL 33325
Magna Bon II, LLC Okeechobee, Fl An advanced OMRI Listed Liquid Copper Fungicide. Made in the US. stop by booth 415 to get your FREE SAMPLE of CS2005 while supplies last.
Manna Pro Products
Booth Number: 507
2902 Albert Road, Yeehaw Junction, FL 34972
Manna Pro cares about your animal’s nutrition. Our family of products has earned its reputation by using only the finest quality ingredients from the very beginning.
Booth Number: 611
18069 Laurel Valley Road, Fort Myers, FL 33967
MerchantSource® powered by TMS, in business 17 years providing credit & debit card merchant services. We have 6 years as hands on specialist with Farmers' Market Wireless EBT, credit & debit card program. We are proud FMC members. Contact us at 1-800-313-5198.
Booth Number: 608
Michael Shuman presents Local Dollars, Local Sense
MPT Mustard Products & Technologies Inc.
Booth Number: 306
911 Hickory Fork Drive
Seffner, FL 33584
Our aim is to be the leader in mustard-based bio-products controlling pests and pathogens. Our technology converts the unique properties of mustard seed into fertilizer that supports soil health and biological pesticide that controls soil-borne pests and pathogens affecting crops, turf and ornamentals.
National Center for Appropriate Technology (NCAT)
Booth Number: 520
3040 Continental Drive, Butte, MT 59701
NCAT's ATTRA project provides research, publications and individual assistance for sustainable agriculture-agriculture producers across the nation. www.ncat.org; www.attra.ncat.org
Nature Safe Natural & Organic Fertilizers
Booth Number: 512
4221 Alexandria Pike, Cold Spring, KY 41076
Nature Safe Natural & Organic Fertilizers are meal-based products and do not contain manures or sludges. The all natural ingredients increase the soil microbes that aid in plant rooting, stress tolerance and disease management.
North Central Florida Farm to Restaurant Initiative
Booth Number: 418 / 420
PO Box 358778, Gainesville, FL
The North Central Florida Farm-to-Restaurant Initiative hosts Extension, farmers, processors, distributors, and others to share their knowledge and network to enhance sustainable farming, use of local food, and better distribution networks.
Northeast Florida Beef & Forage Group/Central Florida Livestock Agents' Group
Booth Number: 516
2800 NE 39th AVE, Gainesville, FL 32609
OIA North America LLC
Booth Number: 607
2603 NW 13th Street #228, Gainesville, FL 32609
OIA North America is a USDA National Organic Program accredited certifying agent certifying organic handlers, processors, and growers. Additionally, OIA North America offers FARMGAP on farm food safety good agricultural practices certification, organic input registry approval, and Good Manufacturing Practices(GMP)certification.
Osceola County Grown
Booth Number: 419
335 Oakhurst Cir., Kissimmee, FL 34744
Osceola County's local food networking organization, working to put farmers, consumers, businesses together.
Booth Number: 423
324 E. Center Ave., Seymour, MO 65746
We provide educational information and carry the highest quality fencing and livestock watering supplies we can find for prices that people can afford. Go to www.powerflexfence.com for products, prices and 'how-to' information.
Booth Number: 417
970 Natural Area Drive, Gainesville, FL 32611
Protect U.S., the community invasive species network (www.protectingusnow.org), is concerned with protecting agricultural and natural areas in the U.S. from exotic, invasive species through education.
RootMaker Products Company
Booth Number: 322
Root-Pruning Nursery Containers, From Propagation containers to large containers. Above ground and in ground. RootMaker, RootTrapper, and RootBuilder
Simple Living Institute, Inc.
Booth Number: 514
PO Box 536457, Orlando, FL 32853
Simple Living Institute is a nonprofit focusing on education. We host monthly Organic Growers Meeting at Leu Gardens, workshops and garden start-ups, and have published a Local Food Guide for Central Florida.
Small Business Development Center at the University of North Florida
Booth Number: 316
12000 Alumni Dr., Jacksonville, FL 32224
The SBDC at UNF provides potential and existing business owners with confidential consulting and training in all aspects of business management and growth.
Society of St Andrew
Booth Number: 308
P.O. Box 536842, Orlando, FL 32853-6842
Society of St Andrew is a non-profit hunger relief organization that works with growers to salvage food graded out in fields & packing houses, or large loads rejected for slight blemishes. We distribute this nutritious fresh produce to food banks/pantries, soup kitchens & shelters for the hungry.
Booth Number: 311
1109 Experiment S Rm 207 Stuckey Bldg, Griffin, GA 30223
We have information to help farmers and ranchers move profitably toward production systems compatible with the goal of sustainable agriculture, including good land stewardship, enhancing quality of life, and strengthening rural communities.
Sparr Building and Farm Supply
Booth Number: 622
P.O.Box 298, Sparr, FL 32192
One of the largest agricultural fence dealers in the southeast serving Florida since 1947 with 3 locations:Sparr,Wildwood,&Williston.Your farm superstore.
Suwannee Valley Agricultural Extension Center
Booth Number: 321
Lei Lani Davis
7580 County Road 136, Live Oak, FL 32060-7434
The goal of this project is to establish a unique, whole-farm agro-ecological system to use as a demonstration environment for specialty crops farmers. We are creating a filed laboratory by transforming an existing 300 acre research farm into a living, hands-on IPM teaching laboratory.
The Andersons, Inc.
Booth Number: 519
800 Trafalgar Court, Suite 320, Orlando, FL 32751
Custom Blended Foliar, Suspension and Solution Fertilizers.
UF, IFAS presents Florida MarketMaker and Annie’s Project
Booth Number: 621
PO Box 110240, Gainesville, FL 32611
Tel: 352-392-1826 ext.403
UF/IFAS is a federal-state-county partnership with a strong commitment to Florida Agriculture by supporting programs such as Florida MarketMaker and Annie’s Project.
UF, IFAS, Extension Soil Testing Laboratory
Booth Number: 521
631 Wallace Building, Gainesville, FL 32611
Tel: 352-392-1950 ext.226
To serve the citizens of Florida, by providing appropriately selected soil, plant and water testing, interpretation and recommendations as an educational service through the Cooperative Extension Service to guide management decisions affecting lime and fertilizer use and efficiency
UF, IFAS, IPM Florida
Booth Number: 404
4000 SW 47th St Lot I-02, Gainesville, FL 32608
Using IPM techniques to promote a sustainable approach to manage pests through biological, cultural, physical and chemical tools in a way that minimizes risks to the community.
UF, IFAS, Mid-Florida Research & Education Center, Apopka
Booth Number: 405
2725 South Binion Road, Apopka, FL 32703
Tel: 407-884-2034 ext.129
The MREC mission is organized around three program/issue areas: Plant Development, Plant Protection, and Plant Management. In addition we have educational partnerships with the Colleges of Agricultural & Life Sciences and the Warrington College of Business.
UF, IFAS, Planning for your Successful Farm
Booth Number: 618
PO Box 110500, Gainesville, FL 32611-0500
A Beginning Farmer short course, entitled 'Planning for Your Successful Farm’ and developed at UF, has been conducted in three counties in collaboration with Extension faculty
UF, IFAS, Plant Medicine Program
Booth Number: 406
4000 SW 47th St Lot I-02, Gainesville, FL 32608
The UF/IFAS, Plant Medicine Program: Trains Plant Doctors in the management of plant health problems of all kinds; Ensures greater production efficiency with a minimum of environmental impacts; Enhances food security and safety.
University of Florida, IFAS, Citrus Research and Education Center
Booth Number: 613
700 Experiment Station Road, Lake Alfred, FL 33850
Our program provides training and educational materials for small farms, commercial growers and residents about established and exotic pests and diseases of citrus.
USDA - National Agricultural Statistics Service
Booth Number: 511
2290 Lucien Way, Maitland, FL 36106
The USDA's National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) conducts hundreds of surveys every year and prepares reports covering virtually every aspect of U.S. agriculture.
USDA - NRCS
Booth Number: 508
2614 NW 43rd Street, Gainesville, FL 32606
The USDA Natural Resource Conversation Service draws on a long history of helping people help the land. For more than 75 years, NRCS has worked in close partnership with farmers and ranchers, local and state government, and other federal agencies to conserve and protect our natural resources.
USDA, National Appeals Division
Booth Number: 509
8909 Purdue Rd., Suite 240, Indianapolis, IN 46268
The National Appeals Division reports directly to the Secretary of Agriculture and is independent of other parts of USDA. Its sole mission is to provide fair and timely hearings and appeals to USDA program participants.
Booth Number: 601
15000 US Hwy 441, Summerfield, FL 34491
Verti-Gro® specializes in vertical growing and vertical gardening to utilize space, water and energy in an efficient manner. Our systems provide for high density production for the commercial grower and space saving for the hobbyist or home gardener.
Wildflower Seed & Plant Growers Association
Booth Number: 619
P.O. Box 776, Crescent City, FL 32112
Wildflower seed production in Florida falls far short of demand. Seeds for native restoration and large scale FL highway beautification projects are often purchased from other major seed producing states.
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