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Published November 11, 2013, 12:00 AM

Florida cattle


In this Oct. 15 photo, a cow eats in a feedlot at Suwannee Farms in O'Brien, Fla. Some Florida cattle ranchers are seeking the state's "Fresh From Florida" designation on cuts of beef. There are nearly 1 million head of calves and cattle in Florida and the industry contributes about $2 billion to the state’s economy. Florida ranks 10th nationally in the number of cattle, with the majority, 700,000 feeder calves, shipped to other states. (AP Photo/Tamara Lush)
Read the article: Fla. ranchers seek locally grown label