Federal government to send half billion dollars in aid to help Florida timber growers recover from hurricane damage [From the web]
TALLAHASSEE, FL, June 11, 2019 (WTVY) -Governor Ron DeSantis says nearly half a billion dollars from the federal government will help Florida timber growers recover from the impacts of Hurricane Michael.
The governor met with U.S. Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue in Tallahassee on Friday to discuss the struggling industry.
Hurricane Michael, which hit last fall, is estimated to have damaged the industry by $1.3 billion.
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