Florida Growers & FFVA

Florida Growers & FFVA

Paul Allen of RC Hatton Inc. in Pahokee, Fla., says that his successful company would not be where it is today without the leadership of the Florida Fruit & Vegetable Association.

 

The Economic Impact of Agriculture in Florida

  • Supports 1.4 million jobs
  • Generates a $100 Billion annual economic impact in Florida
  • Responsible for $3 Billion in tax revenue for local and state government
  • Florida sugar industry provides 12,300 jobs as part of 142,500 nationwide jobs that rely on a strong sugar industry
  • Florida sugar industry generates a $3.3 Billion economic impact annually

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