About Us

Who is Involved in the Agricultural Alliance of Citrus County?
Citrus County agricultural commodity groups such as blueberry and strawberry producers, dairy products, nursery, green industry, vegetable growers, and cattlemen, as well as, teachers, governmental agencies and interested citizens.

Agriculture’s Environmental Stewardship Role
The county's agricultural lands provide a broad spectrum of environmental benefits such as: green space, preservation of wetlands, water
storage, ground water recharge, protection of well fields, water filtration, flood control, purification of air, carbon sequestering, generation of oxygen. Additional benefits of agriculture include: preservation of wildlife habitat,
(including habitat for a wide, variety of birds and threatened and endangered species), a buffer between urban development and natural areas, forests and woodlands, and scenic views.

    All programs and related activities sponsored for, or open to all persons with nondiscrimination with respect to race, creed, color,
    religion, age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, national origin, political opinions, or affiliations.