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2016 Agribusiness Sponsors

Florida Poultry Federation Farm Credit of Central Florida
Doris Johnson Trudy Carey and Family
Florida Cattleman & Livestock Journal Lakeland Nutirtion Group
Cattlemen's Livestock Market Florida Dairy Farmers
Southeast Milk, Inc Walco International
Florida Alpaca Llama Association Schering-Plough Animal Health
Vernon & Sandy Blackadar Florida Angus Association
Zoetis Animal Health Florida Brahman Association


A Special Thanks to Commissioner Adam H. Putnam,
Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services for his continuing support of this program.

Presenting Sponsor
Mosaic Company

Premier Sponsors
Debbie & Doyle Carlton III
Publix Super Markets, Inc.
The New York Yankees Foundation
Florida Cattlemen's Foundation, Inc.
Fla. Dept. of Agriculture & Consumer Services - Commissioner Adam H. Putnam

Best of Show Sponsors
Doyle Carlton III - Roman Three Ranch
Woodberry Carlton Foundation
(in memory of Mildred W. & Doyle E. Carlton Jr.)

Champion Sponsors
Tama County Pork Producers
The Matred Carlton Olliff Foundation
TECO Energy

Blue Ribbon Sponsors
Holland & Knight LLP
C & B Cattle
Florida Farm Bureau Casualty Insurance Company
Linda & Chuck Syfrett
Wade Shows, Inc.
Thomas Financial
The Jenny Steinbrenner Swindal Family
Olin Mott Tire Stores
Wells Fargo Bank
Florida Farm Bureau Federation
Stella & Bronson Thayer
Susan Lykes Mueller

Red Ribbon Sponsors
Dennis & Alice Carlton
Crystal Springs
Lightsey Cattle Co.
Florida Cattlemens Association
Florida Mineral Salt & Agricultural Products Inc.
Super Dog
Lykes Bros, Inc.
King Enterprises
Two Rivers Ranch
MacKinnonn Equipment & Services
Chip Lamarca

Honorable Mention
Ferman Motor Car Company
John Mallory
Lacy Brown Specialty
Jeff Clyne
Florida Thoroughbred Farm Managers
J.Thomas Touchton
Charles Bruno
Mid-State Machine & Fabricating Corp.
Florida Alpaca & Llama Association


2017 Florida State Fair

February 9-20, 2017
until the Fair

Youth Steer Futurity

June 21st, 2016
Entry Deadline
25 days

Seminar Countdown

September 24th, 2016
Educational Seminar
121 days



Click Here for Link to USDA Farm Service Agency Youth Farm Loans