Upcoming Events

2016 -2017

JANUARY   AGRITUNITY Farm Tours:

JANUARY   AGRITUNITY Conference and Seminars 

MARCH:   County Fair, Legislative Days,

APRIL:  Ag in the Classroom: Reading

MAY:    Members present Local Ag to Leadership Students

JUNE:  "Filling Florida Forks"   Partnership with 4H. Students tour farms & take classes for 5 days, then make a meal on the last day from food & Knowledge they gathered.

JULY:  Dairy camp at M& B

AUGUST:

SEPTEMBER:

OCTOBER:   Ag Alliance Industry Appreciation BBQ BBQ:  GREAT FOOD, Music, & Company for a Good Cause

NOVEMBER:  Farm City WEEK Events, partner with Farm Bureau

                       4H Stampede Rodeo

DECEMBER: 

 

 


 

 

 

 

 

Ag Alliance Monthly meetings
2nd Monday of the Month 8:00
Citrus County Extension Office 3650 W Sovereign Path Suite 1 Lecanto Florida 34461

Meeting the Agriculture Needs of Citrus County

The Agricultural Alliance of Citrus County was organized in 2009 for the purpose of building relationships through community education on the environmental and economic benefits of sustainable agriculture in Citrus County. Agricultural Alliance of Citrus County is committed to achieving its goal
through:

  • Education
  • Marketing and
  • Promotion

Agricultural Contributions To The Community
Agriculture is an important component of the cultural and economic environment in Citrus County and its continued vitality is beneficial for all residents. While the overall economy has taken an downturn, agriculture continues to be a viable industry. Local agriculture also generates positive impact on Citrus County’s economy by supporting related businesses such as banking, real estate, legal services, transportation, packaging, equipment, seed, agricultural suppliers, services and marketing firms.