Miami-Dade County’s Agricultural industry is one of the most diverse in the country. Our tropical climate provides us with a year-round growing season, as well as the ability to produce an extremely wide range of crops.
Employing more than 20,000 people and producing more than $2.7 billion in economic impact each year, the industry is a valuable resource for Miami-Dade County. Coupled with the economic benefits are environmental and aesthetic advantages.
A farmer's land, in addition to producing crops, also acts as open space that allows for water recharge areas and wildlife habitat, providing a benefit to all residents of Miami-Dade County.
To contact the Agricultural Manager's Office, call 305-971-5091 or email email@example.com.
Take the 51st Annual Ag Farm Tour in south Miami-Dade
Sign up to attend the 51st Annual Agricultural Farm Tour, taking place from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Feb. 25 and departing from the Miami-Dade County Extension Office in Homestead.
The tour stops at different south Miami-Dade farming operations. Enjoy a luncheon at the Redland Golf & Country Club. Register online; RSVP by Feb. 20.
- See the event flyer
- Sign up for the tour and luncheon
- Sign up for the luncheon
- See the registration form
Miami-Dade County and local growers introduced the brand, Redland Raised, to showcase and promote the consumption of fresh local produce.
Purchase of Development Rights Program
The Purchase of Development Rights Program implements the will of Miami-Dade County voters by utilizing General Obligation Bond funds to preserve agricultural land.
Report an Agricultural Crime
Only through citizen crime reporting is the Agricultural Patrol able to focus on crimes targeting the agricultural areas. Members in the Agricultural Community are encouraged to report agricultural crimes.Back to Top Page Last Edited: Tue Feb 11, 2014 2:32:26 PM
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