Agriculture
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The number of farms in Hernando County have increased 24% in the past 5 years to 768 farms!

The value of farm products sold has increased 64% in the past 5 years to $35,678,000!

Hernando County is 31st of Florida's 67 counties in Beef Production, 5th in layer production, 16th in number of horses, and 10th in goat production.

Crops account for 49% of the production and livestock accounts for 51%.

 
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I've got ___ acres. What can I grow? Print

 

This is a question that I receive almost daily.  It is also a difficult question to answer.  It is similar to having someone else decide which car you should buy.  I ask the potential farmer/rancher a few questions of my own.

1.  How much time do you have to devote to your agricultural enterprise?  Some agricultural endeavors will cancel your vacation plans for years to come.

2.  How much capitol do you have?  Some of these enterprises can be quite expensive.

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