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Have You Done a Retirement Income Analysis?

One of the most common concerns we hear almost on a daily basis is, “do I have enough money to retire?” Thought of another way, when will you have enough

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Russell’s ‘Round Up’ Helping to Beat Cancer

Last month, I shared one of my basic beliefs that businesses MUST support our local communities.  On a related note, I believe business owners have an obligation to support causes

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Seal Discipline Is Key to Food Safety

Sometimes it can be the simplest things that provide the highest form of protection when it comes to food safety. Ever since the Tylenol scare of 1982, there has been

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Citrus Is Hitting Heavy in the Fight Against Citrus Greening

Citrus has a long history in The Sunshine State, with Spanish explorers planting the first citrus trees in Florida in the 1500s. Early Florida citrus growers started a deep heritage,

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Agritourism a Win for Florida Farmers

Florida’s year-round subtropical climate and expansive agricultural footprint place the state in a prime position for profit. Agritourism combines agriculture and tourism—the two largest industries in the state—for entertainment and

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2017 Ag Census: What You Should Know

The USDA’s Census of Agriculture is completed every five years. The data is compiled and released with details about the country’s agricultural sectors. Recently, the 2017 Census of Agriculture was

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Drone Technology for Citrus

The use of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), or drones, is becoming a low-cost, essential tool for precision agriculture that can help citrus growers better manage their crop in new and

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August tips for a wonderful lawn!

It’s hard to believe that it is August already!  I’ve provided some tips below that should help keep your lawn the best it can be. During this month, it’s important

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Travel Safely With Your Horse

When it’s time to travel, don’t forget how your horses are going to get to your destination. Your trailer is crucial to safely getting your horses from A to B,

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College Savings Plans Offer Tax-Friendly Way to Save for Future Education Expenses

College Savings Plans, known as “529 qualified tuition programs,” have become very popular in helping families save and prepare for their children’s higher education expenses in recent years.  However, many