Farmland, Landowners, News Desk
2010 Land Report 100: The Fanjul Family
The Fanjul family ranked No. 61 on the 2010 Land Report 100. Headquartered in Florida’s Palm Beach County, the Fanjuls’ privately owned Florida Crystals is the first (and only) domestic producer of certified organic sugar. The company has a tradition of proactively pursuing eco-friendly production innovations and has worked tirelessly on sustainability initiatives and efforts such as Everglades restoration.
“I love land so much even my hobbies revolve around land. I spend every free weekend at Amistad, my 2,500-acre private shooting preserve,” says J. Pepe Fanjul, company vice chairman, president, and chief operating officer.
“Amistad was honored with the Florida Agriculture Board’s award of excellence for the way we environmentally manage the land. This recognition was truly special to me, because Amistad is the namesake of one of our family’s ranches in my home country Cuba that was lost after the Communist takeover.”
Forest Service Adds Key Tract to Bridger-Teton National Forest
The Trust for Public Land sold the 990-acre Upper Gros Ventre River Ranch to the …
Finger Lakes Land Trust Protects Skaneateles Lake
The New York Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) granted the Finger Lakes Land Trust (FLLT) …
Illinois Farmland Holds Steady at $10,500 Per Acre
So concluded a year-end survey conducted in February that asked Illinois appraisers and farmland real …
Sealed Bid 14,000 Square-Foot Commercial Hangar at Bozeman Yellowstone International Airport
We are proud to present 210 Aviation Lane, a truly limited opportunity to acquire a …