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Federal Farm Bill aims to keep Florida agriculture thrives
Florida Agriculture is a 108-billion-dollar industry.
And the state is getting a big grant to make sure it continues to thrive.
Florida is getting 5.4 million dollars from the Federal Farm Bill.
The money will help strengthen pest surveillance, detection and identification.
One of the biggest threats to the states crops and produce is the "Giant African Land Snail.
It is known to consume at least 500 different types of plants, and can pose a serious health risk to humans.