Taylor County Extension Aquaculture

Aquaculture is the fastest growing sector of agriculture in the state of Florida. In 2003, Florida aquaculture producers reported sales of $95.5 million according to a survey conducted for the Division of Aquaculture, Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services.  In Taylor County, local pond owners have traditionally relied upon the Cooperative Extension Service to provide technical expertise and advise with regards to the proper management of fish ponds.  Services include: on-site inspections and water quality testing, technical advice, and coordination of visiting experts specializing in small farm pond and recreational pond management. Also, make sure to visit the Taylor County Extension Pond Management page...

For more information, contact the Taylor County Extension Agent, Geoff Wallat at (850) 838-3508.

Local Agriculture Suppliers

  • Hicks Feed and Garden Center
    ( 850) 584-2068
    114 S. Jefferson St, Perry
  • Big Bend Feed & Farm Supply
    (850) 838-1233
    3692 Hwy 19, S. Perry

Regional Agriculture Suppliers

  • Madison Farmer's Coop
    (850) 973-2269
    924 S. Horry St, Madison, FL Waukeenah Farm Supply
    (850) 997-4460 | Monticello, FL 32344
  • Mayo Fertilizer
    (800) 556-6296
    Mayo, FL 32066
  • Huffman & Gilmore Feed Seed
    (386) 362-1201
    200 4th St NW, Live Oak, FL 32064
  • Helena Chemical
    (386) 462-4157
    12614 NW 77th Terrace Hwy 441 S, Alachua, FL 32615