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Coca - Cola investing in Florida's citrus business
FLORIDA -- Coca-Cola company is investing in Florida's citrus crop.
The company is spending two billion dollars to plant 25,000 acres of new Orange groves.
Coca-Cola owns the Minute Maid and Simply Juice brands.
Some 5 million new trees will be planted in the new groves, and it's believed to be the largest citrus addition in the state for at least 15 years.
The groves will be located in Polk, Desoto and Hendry Counties in Central Florida.
The project is expected to bring more than four thousand jobs to the Sunshine State.