Who We Are
We are a group of local active farmers and ranchers in your community. The everyday people you meet on the street and in the local stores. We are large group of people that strive to succeed in an industry that has become ever increasingly difficult in a climate of utilizing importing goods and services from other countries. We have pulled resources, experience and expertise to come together as one as the Alachua County Board of Directors.
What We Do
We are dedicated to preserving the agricultural rights of all those in our communities that farm or have an agriculturally related-business. We also wish to act as watch dog over our local government to ensure private property rights for all.
Be a the premier voice and leader of agriculture in Alachua County.
Provide up-to-date information to the Alachua County agricultural community and the community at large.
Increase public awareness and involvement in issues affecting modern day farmers and ranchers.
Provide support to the agricultural communities in Alachua County.
Enrich the lives of Alachua County children.
Promote the values, virtues, and importance of agriculture in our everyday lives.
How We Achieve Our Goals
We achieve our goals by connecting with our legislative delegations at the local, state, and national levels regarding all things agricultural. The collective effort among the county, state, and national Farm Bureaus leads to solutions for agriculturists and rural communities in economic, educational, and social fields. This website is meant to act as a first step in reaching our goal of increasing public awareness.