Hurricane Matthew Spares Oakes Farms
Oakes Farms predicts a bountiful fall growing season despite the recent destruction caused by hurricane Matthew on the east coast of Florida. According to Alfie Oakes, Founder and CEO of Oakes Farms, the fields have recently experienced slightly more rain than usual for this time of year. In fact, there has only been one week with less than two days of rainfall. Fortunately, the extra rain has had no adverse effects on the commodities planned for harvest in the coming months. Click Here to see the full interview with Alfie Oakes.