Introduction, overview of FL aquaculture
Diverse industry, strong support network, natural advantages combine to create climate for growth
The strength and vitality of Florida aquaculture originates from the diversity of farmed species, hard-working farmers, favorable climate, excellent science and technical resources, and a proactive state government.
The composition of Florida aquaculture surprises people due to the diversity of species, production systems, and markets.
A $69 million industry A voluntary 2012 production survey completed by 404 of 686 aquafarms reported $68.7 million in farm gate sales.
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