2010 Florida Statutes
Statewide soil survey and mapping; declaration of policy.
Statewide soil survey and mapping; declaration of policy.—
A thorough and careful survey and mapping of the soils of Florida is hereby declared as a matter of legislative policy, basic to:
The development of intelligent research programs on the agricultural potentialities of the soils of the state;
The organization of effective soil conservation and land use planning programs;
Agricultural extension and home demonstration work;
Highway and secondary road planning;
Establishment of equitable land tax assessments;
The development of a sound body of helpful agricultural information for nationwide distribution to prospective landowners; and
A number of other social and agricultural enterprises of broad public interest.
s. 1, ch. 20454, 1941.