The Voice of Agriculture in Manatee County
Agriculture has always been a stable force and
a major contributor to the economy of both Florida and Manatee
County and continues in importance as growers produce food throughout
the year to feed not only Florida residents, but also other areas
of the nation and world. The annual impact of agriculture on
the economy of Manatee County is estimated at over $500 million. Manatee
County ranks in the top ten of Florida’s 67 counties in agricultural
sales. Learn more...
Farm Bureau Federation is the Sunshine State's largest general
agricultural organization with more than 144,000 member-families
representing Farm Bureaus in 60 counties. Membership provides
a multitude of benefits, and you don't have to be a farmer to
be a member of Florida Farm Bureau. Just click on the Member
Benefits link above to find out more.