Nov 12, 2013
Ag expo unifies farms, shares ideas
Challenges that Florida farmers face include international competition, stifling regulation, rising business costs, labor concerns, urban encroachment, and pests-and if that isn't enough, there's always the threat of bad weather wiping out the crops.
Chamber connections around SW Florida
James Fait and Larry Becker pose at the Greater Lehigh Acres Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours Oct. 17 at the Mirror Lakes Golf Club in Lehigh Acres.
Feds Charge Notorious Exhibitor With More Animal Welfare Act Violations
David Perle 202-483-7382 Balm, Fla. -- This could be Ramos' last stand: Following multiple official complaints by PETA regarding the abuse and neglect of exotic animals by Lancelot Kollman , the U.S. Department of Agriculture has charged the notorious repeat offender - whose exhibitor's license was permanently revoked in 2009 - with numerous new ... (more)
St. Petersburg Times
Mountain bikers get okay for Starkey Wilderness Park trail
Three times a week, Trey Starkey loads up his mountain bike and heads for a scenic ride through the woods and a workout.
Riverview High Mobil Gas Is Locally Owned
Ooroth is the owner of the Balm Mobil gas station, located two miles east of I-75 at 11292 Boyette Rd. in Riverview.