Posts Tagged ‘Adam Putnam’

  • Commissioner Adam H. Putnam to Serve Breakfast at Jacksonville Elementary School

    Sep 20, 17 • 44 Views • Hurricane Preparedness, WeatherComments Off on Commissioner Adam H. Putnam to Serve Breakfast at Jacksonville Elementary School

    TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Tomorrow, Sept. 21, Florida Commissioner of Agriculture Adam H. Putnam will visit Beauclerc Elementary School in Jacksonville to serve breakfast to students. This week, Commissioner Putnam announced that all students in 48 Florida...

  • Commissioner Putnam Announces Reopening of State Forests Closed for Hurricane Irma

    Sep 20, 17 • 46 Views • EnvironmentComments Off on Commissioner Putnam Announces Reopening of State Forests Closed for Hurricane Irma

    TALLAHASSEE, Fla.–Florida Commissioner of Agriculture Adam H. Putnam today announced that the Florida Forest Service will reopen 20 of the 30 state forests closed for Hurricane Irma today and Friday, Sept. 22. Certain tracts, roads, recreation areas or...

  • Commissioner Adam H. Putnam to Host Media Availability on Florida Wildfires

    Apr 20, 17 • 294 Views • FDACSComments Off on Commissioner Adam H. Putnam to Host Media Availability on Florida Wildfires

      TALLAHASSEE, Fla.–Nearly 80,000 acres within state fire jurisdiction have burned due to wildfires in 2017, a more than fourfold increase from the same timeframe in 2016. Florida Commissioner of Agriculture Adam H. Putnam and State Forester Jim Karels...

  • Commissioner Adam Putnam Provides Tips for Safe Christmas Tree Disposal

    Dec 27, 16 • 954 Views • Government, Holiday, Homepage SliderComments Off on Commissioner Adam Putnam Provides Tips for Safe Christmas Tree Disposal

    Florida Commissioner of Agriculture Adam H. Putnam encourages Floridians to dispose of Christmas trees safely. Dry limbs and needles from discarded Christmas trees can become an ignition source for fire if not properly cleared away from homes and natural...

  • Commissioner Adam Putnam Expands Concealed Weapon License Partnership to 46th Location

    Dec 9, 16 • 614 Views • FDACSComments Off on Commissioner Adam Putnam Expands Concealed Weapon License Partnership to 46th Location

    Florida Commissioner of Agriculture Adam H. Putnam today announced that, with the addition of Okaloosa County’s second location, Florida residents can now apply for or renew concealed weapon licenses at 46 tax collector offices in 41 counties. In 2014,...

  • Commissioner Adam H. Putnam’s Statement Supporting State Law Enforcement Pay Raises

    Dec 1, 16 • 468 Views • FDACSComments Off on Commissioner Adam H. Putnam’s Statement Supporting State Law Enforcement Pay Raises

    In support of Gov. Rick Scott’s proposal to give state law enforcement officers 5 percent pay raises, Commissioner of Agriculture Adam H. Putnam issued the following statement: “Florida’s law enforcement officers put it all on the line for us, and I...

  • Sep 9, 16 • 697 Views • FDACSComments Off on

    MIAMI, Fla.–Florida Commissioner of Agriculture Adam H. Putnam announced today that more than 164,000 giant African land snails (GALS) have been eliminated in Florida since the invasive snail was discovered in Miami-Dade County in 2011. In addition to...

  • Commissioner Adam Putnam and VISIT FLORIDA Promote Florida Agritourism

    Jul 27, 16 • 1481 Views • FDACSComments Off on Commissioner Adam Putnam and VISIT FLORIDA Promote Florida Agritourism

    TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Commissioner of Agriculture Adam H. Putnam and VISIT FLORIDA today announced a joint effort to highlight Florida’s growing agritourism industry by adding an agritourism feature to VISIT FLORIDA’s Attractions Finder online tool, which...

  • Kissimmee Man Arrested for $15,000 Timeshare Telemarketing Scam

    Jul 25, 16 • 599 Views • FDACSComments Off on Kissimmee Man Arrested for $15,000 Timeshare Telemarketing Scam

      TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Commissioner of Agriculture Adam H. Putnam today announced that the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services’ Office of Agricultural Law Enforcement arrested George Anthony Negron, Jr., 33, of Kissimmee for...

  • Commissioner Adam H. Putnam Expands Concealed Weapon License Partnership to Monroe County Tax Collector

    May 20, 16 • 872 Views • FDACSComments Off on Commissioner Adam H. Putnam Expands Concealed Weapon License Partnership to Monroe County Tax Collector

    KEY LARGO, Fla. – Florida Commissioner of Agriculture Adam H. Putnam today announced that local residents can apply for or renew state concealed weapon licenses at the Monroe County Tax Collector’s Key Largo location beginning Friday, May 20. Monroe...