Florida’s Beef Industry. Florida’s beef industry reported sales of $448 million in 2011. BrangusMaine-Anjou.

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Floridas Beef Industry Slide 2 Floridas beef industry reported sales of $448 million in 2011. BrangusMaine-Anjou Slide 3 Florida has 16,694 ranches at last count. (2007 Census of Agriculture) Angus Hereford Slide 4 Florida ranks 10 th nationally with 940,000 beef cows. Calves born in 2011 totaled 890,000. Charolais Limousin Slide 5 Floridas ranchers shipped 700,000 feeder calves to other states in 2006. Beefmaster Gelbveih Slide 6 Okeechobee is the states leading beef cattle county with 140,000 head of beef cattle. SimmentalBraford Slide 7 Florida has 7 of the nations 25 largest ranches. Examples: Deseret Ranch, King Ranch, and Adams Ranch Brahman Florida Cracker Cattle

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