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Florida Develops Public Aquaculture Programme

The Fish Site
by The Fish Site
5 June 2009, at 1:00am

FLORIDA, US The Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services has developed an introductory Discover Florida Aquaculture multi-media program that is targeted to the general public, as well as middle and high school students.

The components of the programme include a Discover Florida Aquaculture booklet, video, poster and stickers, reports TampaBayNewspapers.

According to the news organisation, Florida plays an important role in aquaculture production and is expected to be a formidable contributor to food production in the future. It is expected to fuel a myriad of opportunities for Florida students entering the job market.

The occupations needed in the field are varied and require many different talents and skills. The occupations associated with the industry range from biologists, botanists, chemists and researchers to divers, business and operation managers and sales and marketing professionals.

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