Resources 2023-08-09T14:01:12-04:00

Resources

Industry Resources

Growing strawberries is a very demanding profession, and our members must stay current on many dynamic issues. This area of our website provides some of the links often used to access information needed to operate businesses, work within regulatory guidelines, stay abreast of governmental changes, or to otherwise seek assistance.

These resources tend to evolve over time, so we will do our best to keep up to date with any changes to the web addresses. We will also make modifications as new resources become available.

FSGA is certainly open to member suggestions for additional links, however we generally will not include private company websites.

Resource Links

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Farm Business Assistance

Perishable Agricultural Commodities Act

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Weather

Agriculture.com Weather

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AEST

AEST

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Natural Resources

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

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Florida Department of Agriculture & Consumer Services
Other Government Sites

Florida Department of Agriculture & Consumer Services

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Associations

Produce for Better Health Foundation

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Farm Business Assistance

Federal Tax Relief in Disaster Situations

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Food Safety

NASD (National Ag Safety Database) Federal Laws & Regulations Affecting Farm Safety

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Ag Research & Education

Center for Public Issues Education in Agriculture & Natural Resources

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BerryCon 2022 presented by FSGA
Labor

US Department of Labor H-2A Program

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Stand Up for Agriculture

Save America’s Food and Economy

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How to Store, Preserve, & Enjoy Strawberries

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Research & Additional Resources

The University of Florida’s Gulf Coast Research and Education Center has a research team dedicated to studying Florida strawberries. This diversified panel of researchers work hard to provide solutions to problems in the industry.

The Florida strawberry industry strives to continue to move forward in identifying and implementing innovative farming strategies to become more sustainable from both an environmental stewardship and profitability perspective.

Below are links to resource pages containing research publications and resources applicable for production growers:

UF/IFAS Research

AgriTech Research

UF/IFAS EDIS Page