Archive | July, 2013

Sturgeon AquaFarms Showcases Sustainable Set-Up and Future Job Opportunities

By: Bergen Baucom – Email Updated: Sat 11:04 AM, Jul 13, 2013 Bascom- For some, fences make the best neighbors. But after Thursday night’s town hall meeting in Sneads, Sturgeon AquaFarms President, Mark Zaslavsky said he knew that rule didn’t hold true in Jackson County. To read the full article, please visit:–215299891.html

Sturgeon session draws standing room only crowd

Posted: Friday, July 12, 2013 2:30 pm | Updated: 3:16 pm, Fri Jul 12, 2013. Deborah Buckhalter / Jackson County Floridan The tri-state battle over management of the Apalachicola-Chattahoochee-Flint river system is not the only “water war” that’s raging. To read the full article, please visit:

Locals to meet on sturgeon farm’s water permit request

Posted: Tuesday, July 9, 2013 4:45 pm | Updated: 7:30 pm, Tue Jul 9, 2013. Staff Report A meeting will be held at 4:30 p.m. Thursday at Sneads City Hall to discuss a local sturgeon farm’s application for approval for an average daily withdrawal of 5.7 million gallons of water per day from the Floridan aquifer. For full […]