Click the image to the right to download a rental application.
2018-2019 UF Citrus Caretaking Rates
Average costs of caretaking a grove. Every year the University of Florida puts out a study of the industry average rates involved in citrus growing. This is a great resource for new grove buyers. Click the link above to access this data.
This speadsheet provides a user-friendly way for evaluating an investment in a new citrus grove in Florida in the era of HLB.
In particular, it provides an economic budget and estimates of profitability and return on investment by making assumptions and presenting scenarios regarding irrigation and machinery, production practices and their costs, yield per tree, and market prices.
The spreadsheet also allows the user to develop customized estimates by modifying variables of interest, such as yield and price, and provides updated outputs in both graphical and tabular form.
Exemptions for Fencing and Trailers Used in Agricultural Production