Volusia County’s farm and ranch families produce a bounty of agricultural products, managing a large portion of our county's land base and serving as caretakers of our natural resources and diverse ecosystems.
The annual economic impact of Volusia County's agriculture and natural resources industries is $781 million, representing 3% of the county’s economic activity.
The county’s 1,114 farms cover more than 229,000 acres and produce agricultural products including fruit, vegetables, honey, cattle, hay, sod, fish, timber and plants.
We have the answers. Do you have a burning desire to learn more about the benefits of firewise communities and how to manage wildlife or farm life? From cows to sows, pastures to plows, we have the answers. Whether you have a small farm or a booming agri-business, we can answer your commercial agricultural questions.
Are you interested in current forestry information? The Southern Regional Extension Forestry link has all sorts of valuable information. Visit https://sref.info.
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