"You have to be fairly observant to make it in a business that’s
affected by such fickle and hard-to-control phenomena as weather, bugs
and human population trends. Florida famers have seen what’s happened recently to counterparts in Georgia and Alabama and they’re scared — not about locusts, fruit flies or droughts, but rather politicians." - Ralph De La Cruz, Florida Center for Investigative Reporting, Dec. 7, 2011.