Fruits and Vegetables



Although Baker County is not home to large row crop production, there are many residents who enjoy small gardens, recreational fish ponds, and other agricultural activities. Please visit the sections below for more information on Aquaculture, Small Farms, and Soil Testing.

Pond - Aquaculture


Small, recreational ponds are a mainstay in Baker County. This section contains information from the UF/IFAS Solutions for Your Life Aquaculture section, along with information on grass carp permits from the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (FDACS), how to determine the area and volume of your pond, and a video on taking a pond water sample for analysis.

Vegetables on Wagon

Small Farms

This section contains information related to small farm production, including a link to the UF/IFAS and FAMU collaborative Small Farms Website.

Soil Testing

Soil Testing

Knowing the nutrient content and pH of your soil is essential in providing an environment for good crop growth. This section contains information on soil testing, a link to the UF/IFAS Soil Testing Laboratory page, and a video with instructions on how to collect a soil test.