Mary Hartney

February 28, 2019

The 2019 FFAA Winter Business Meeting Recap

Learn more about the important Florida fertilizer and agchem topics presented at this year’s meeting. The FFAA, whose primary mission is “to promote the responsible use […]
January 3, 2019

What is the Role of Potash in Plant Nutrition?

Learn more about Potash production and how this vital mineral to the U.S. agriculture and economy is sourced and utilized. When asking the question, “what is […]
November 2, 2018

More Sulfur Facts to Grow By

Reviewing this element in human nutrition and the important role that sulfur plays in agriculture. In our first installment on sulfur, an essential element for all […]
September 30, 2018

Sulfur Facts: An Essential Element for All Life

To achieve yields and more nutritious foods, all crops need sulphur. Sulfur. It doesn’t smell great when it comes up with the well water for irrigation, […]
August 29, 2018

Meet Your 2018-19 FFAA Leadership

FFAA presents its appointed Chairman, Vice Chairman, Secretary-Treasurer, and Directors for the 2018-19 terms. With an informative, event-packed, productive, and fun 86th Annual Meeting behind us […]
August 16, 2018

Nominate a Professional in Florida Agriculture

Florida Farm Bureau seeks its 2018 Excellence in Crop Advising recipient! CROP ADVISERS often are the unsung heroes of agriculture, be it in Florida, across the […]
August 9, 2018

Examples of Nutrient Stewardship

Beck Brothers Citrus recently received the 2018 4R Advocate Award, and they are just one of many Florida growers who practice sustainable fertilizer management practices. A […]
May 10, 2018

Champions for Florida’s Farming Industry Awarded by FFB, Part II

After the Legislative Session came to a close, Florida Farm Bureau named the 2018 Champions for Agriculture. In the previous story on our FFAA blog, we […]
May 3, 2018

Florida Farm Bureau 2018 Champions for Agriculture, Part I

Lawmakers who went ‘above and beyond’ to support and promote legislation that fosters a growing Florida agriculture industry. The Florida Fertilizer and Agrichemical Association counts among […]