Florida citrus industry could see federal relief money

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Disaster aid for Florida’s citrus appears to be on its way.

Rep. Vern Buchanan, R-Sarasota, said on Twitter that House leaders have agreed to $81 billion in emergency spending for hurricanes. The package includes $3.8 billion for agriculture losses.

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