Farmers encouraged to reach out to city residents

OKEECHOBEE — The growing disconnect between farmers and those who live in cities was addressed at the Farm-City Week luncheon on Nov. 21 at the Okeechobee KOA. Guest speaker Kevin Folta, a professor in the Horticultural Sciences Department at the University of Florida, said many people who live in cities don’t understand what agriculture is, […]

Farm-City Luncheon slideshow

OKEECHOBEE — Highlights from the Farm-City Luncheon on Thursday, Nov. 21, held at the KOA convention center.