Chief Agriculture Officer, Florida
Peter McClure is a 4th generation Florida family farmer with extensive experience in plant nursery production, citrus development and management, forestry plantation management, agricultural research, and water resource management. Peter has planted and managed over 6 million trees in 16 counties across Florida and has an intimate understanding of Florida’s unique and varied soils, climate, and water management requirements. He is an elected member of the Board of Supervisors of the North St. Lucie River Water Control District and has been awarded the Florida Grower Citrus Achievement Award, the Florida State Horticultural Society’s Outstanding Commercial Horticulturist Award, and the St. Lucie County Conservationist of the Year Award. Peter is a Florida Master Naturalist and earned a B.S. degree from Florida Southern College in Citrus Business.