Posts Tagged ‘florida department of agriculture and consumer services’

  • Commissioner Adam Putnam Addresses Hillsborough Community College Graduates

    May 4, 18 • 103 Views • FDACSComments Off on Commissioner Adam Putnam Addresses Hillsborough Community College Graduates

    Florida Commissioner Adam H. Putnam today provided the commencement address to approximately 1,000 graduates of Hillsborough Community College. “There should be no question in your mind that those late nights, that hard work and all those sacrifices were...

  • Commissioner Adam Putnam Reminds Floridians to Report Arson During National Arson Awareness Week

    May 4, 18 • 70 Views • FDACSComments Off on Commissioner Adam Putnam Reminds Floridians to Report Arson During National Arson Awareness Week

    This Arson Awareness Week, May 6-12, Florida Commissioner of Agriculture Adam H. Putnam and the Florida Forest Service are reminding Floridians to help prevent wildfires by reporting suspected arson. Since the beginning of 2018, arsonists have started...

  • Commissioner Adam Putnam to Speak at Florida Chamber Foundation Prosperity Summit

    May 2, 18 • 102 Views • FDACS, Media AdvisoriesComments Off on Commissioner Adam Putnam to Speak at Florida Chamber Foundation Prosperity Summit

    MEDIA ADVISORY Commissioner Adam H. Putnam will speak at the Florida Chamber Foundation Prosperity Summit tomorrow, May 3, on economic opportunity. Event: Florida Chamber Foundation Prosperity Summit Date: Thursday, May 3, 2018 Time: 9 to 10 a.m. Location:...

  • Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services Recovered Over $208,000 for Consumers in April

    May 1, 18 • 109 Views • FDACSComments Off on Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services Recovered Over $208,000 for Consumers in April

    The Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services recovered over $208,000 for Florida consumers during the month of April. Last year, the department recovered more than $2.6 million of consumers’ money from moving companies, vehicle repair shops,...

  • Commissioner Adam Putnam Warns Floridians of Increased Wildfire Activity

    Apr 30, 18 • 199 Views • FDACS, Homepage SliderComments Off on Commissioner Adam Putnam Warns Floridians of Increased Wildfire Activity

    Florida Commissioner of Agriculture Adam H. Putnam and the Florida Forest Service are urging the public to be careful with fire and all potential heat sources due to increased wildfire danger levels in South Florida and throughout the state. Last week, 56...

  • Florida Forest Service to Send 20 Additional Firefighters to Battle Oklahoma Wildfire

    Apr 16, 18 • 221 Views • FDACSComments Off on Florida Forest Service to Send 20 Additional Firefighters to Battle Oklahoma Wildfire

    Florida Commissioner of Agriculture Adam H. Putnam announced today that the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services’ Florida Forest Service will deploy an additional 20 wildland firefighters as an Initial Attack Hand Crew to help battle...

  • Commissioner Adam Putnam Provides Update on Florida Wildfire Activity

    Apr 13, 18 • 124 Views • FDACSComments Off on Commissioner Adam Putnam Provides Update on Florida Wildfire Activity

    Commissioner of Agriculture Adam H. Putnam today announced that there are currently 21 active wildfires in Florida burning 26,958 acres. Significant Wildfires/Updates: An Incident Command Management Team of 28 wildland firefighters is joining the wildfire...

  • Commissioner Adam Putnam Provides Update on Florida Wildfire Activity

    Apr 11, 18 • 174 Views • FDACS, Homepage SliderComments Off on Commissioner Adam Putnam Provides Update on Florida Wildfire Activity

    Commissioner of Agriculture Adam H. Putnam today announced that there are currently 17 active wildfires in Florida burning 27,199 acres. Significant Wildfires in Florida: DeSoto Highlands Line, DeSoto County: 200 acres and 100 percent contained. Old Blade...

  • Commissioner Adam Putnam Provides Update on Florida Wildfire Activity

    Apr 9, 18 • 175 Views • FDACSComments Off on Commissioner Adam Putnam Provides Update on Florida Wildfire Activity

    Commissioner of Agriculture Adam H. Putnam today announced that there are currently 32 active wildfires in Florida burning 27,508 acres. Significant Wildfires in Florida: Old Blade Line, Polk County: 450 acres and 75 percent contained. The Florida Forest...

  • Commissioner Adam Putnam Provides Update on Florida Wildfire Activity

    Apr 4, 18 • 121 Views • FDACSComments Off on Commissioner Adam Putnam Provides Update on Florida Wildfire Activity

    Commissioner of Agriculture Adam H. Putnam today announced that there are currently 29 active wildfires in Florida burning 33,973 acres. Significant Wildfires in Florida: Greenway, Collier County: 17,957 and 95 percent contained. Firebreak, Gulf County: 8,080...