Posts Tagged ‘Adam Putnam’

  • Sep 9, 16 • 894 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 • 1722 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 • 810 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 • 1158 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...

  • Commissioner Putnam Urges Citizens and Visitors to Report Wildfire Arson During National Arson Awareness Week

    May 4, 16 • 861 Views • EnvironmentComments Off on Commissioner Putnam Urges Citizens and Visitors to Report Wildfire Arson During National Arson Awareness Week

    TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Florida Commissioner of Agriculture Adam H. Putnam and the Florida Forest Service are asking residents to report suspicious wildfire activity during National Arson Awareness Week, May 1-7. This year’s national arson awareness theme is...

  • Commissioner Putnam Highlights Florida’s Forest Owners During National Arbor Day

    Apr 29, 16 • 1055 Views • FDACSComments Off on Commissioner Putnam Highlights Florida’s Forest Owners During National Arbor Day

    TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – In honor of National Arbor Day, Florida Commissioner of Agriculture Adam H. Putnam celebrates Florida’s forest owners for their commitment to healthy forests and water resources. In a recent survey conducted by the Florida Forest...

  • Commissioner Putnam Announces Winners of Agricultural Environmental Leadership Award

    Apr 29, 16 • 773 Views • FDACSComments Off on Commissioner Putnam Announces Winners of Agricultural Environmental Leadership Award

    TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Florida Commissioner of Agriculture Adam H. Putnam today announced the recipients of the 2016 Agricultural Environmental Leadership Award, which recognizes agricultural producers who are practicing environmentally innovative farming...

  • Commissioner Putnam Celebrates Florida Agriculture Literacy Day

    Apr 28, 16 • 644 Views • FDACSComments Off on Commissioner Putnam Celebrates Florida Agriculture Literacy Day

    TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Florida Commissioner of Agriculture Adam H. Putnam recognized the 13thannual Florida Agriculture Literacy Day today at the meeting of the Governor and Cabinet. Florida Agriculture Literacy Day is sponsored by Florida Agriculture in the...

  • Commissioner Putnam Seeking Nominations for Woman of the Year in Agriculture

    Apr 27, 16 • 773 Views • FDACSComments Off on Commissioner Putnam Seeking Nominations for Woman of the Year in Agriculture

    TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Florida Commissioner of Agriculture Adam H. Putnam is now accepting nominations for the 2016 “Woman of the Year in Agriculture” award. The deadline for submitting nominations is June 1, 2016. Since 1985, the “Woman of the Year in...

  • Cogongrass Treatment Cost-Share Program Now Accepting Applications From Private Landowners

    Apr 22, 16 • 801 Views • EnvironmentComments Off on Cogongrass Treatment Cost-Share Program Now Accepting Applications From Private Landowners

    TALLAHASSEE, Fla. –The Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services announced today that the Florida Forest Service is now accepting applications for the Cogongrass Treatment Cost-Share Program. Applications for the program will be accepted...