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Consumer confidence falls again amid likely worries about Social Security, Medicare

Published: Jun 28th, 2011

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Consumer confidence among Floridians declined for the fourth time in five months — falling to 66 in June — as the U.S. economy continues to sputter, according to a new University of Florida survey.

UF: Florida population soars in century’s first decade, but rate is slowing

Published: Jun 13th, 2011

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Florida was again one of the country’s leaders in population growth in the last decade, but the growth rates over the past few years have been among the lowest in the state’s history, according to a new study by the University of Florida.

Pomegranates could become new cash crop for Florida, UF researcher says

Pomegranates could become new cash crop for Florida, UF researcher says

Published: Jun 1st, 2011

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Supplies of a nutritious and popular fruit could increase in Florida in the next few years, thanks to the research of a University of Florida professor emeritus.