Farm to Fuel® Summit

Dean Mead is committed to staying abreast of opportunities available to our clients. Members of our Agribusiness Team have been closely following the developing alternative and renewable fuels industry, both nationally and in the state of Florida, and have assembled information on tax incentives, grant funding and partnerships that may be of use to clients interested in the bioenergy industry. If you would like more information, please contact us. In addition, following is information regarding an upcoming renewable energy event that may be of interest to you. Farm to Fuel Summit – Florida’s Premier Renewable Energy Event July 29-31, 2009 Rosen Shingle Creek, Orlando, Florida

The Farm to Fuel® Summit has established itself as the major gathering place where stakeholders assemble each year to help advance the development of the state’s bioenergy industry. In July 2009, leaders from the agricultural, government, academic, technology, and financial communities will again gather to report on their activities, consider the next steps forward, and share their progress in reaching the commercial production of biofuels and renewable energy in Florida.




Dean Mead’s Agribusiness Team has a long history of representing agribusiness throughout the State of Florida. Our Team has extensive experience with real estate development of former agricultural lands. We represent our clients in all aspects of their operations, including: formation and administration of business entity, negotiation and preparation of leases and contracts, environmental permitting and enforcement, insurance coverage analysis and litigation, tax planning, estate planning for principals of agribusiness entities, real estate transactions, land use and zoning representation, pesticide litigation, worker protection and safety, eminent domain, wetlands and wetlands banking and secured lending negotiation and documentation.


Michael D. Minton
Dean, Mead, Minton & Zwemer
1903 S. 25th St., Suite 200

Fort Pierce FL 34947

Phone: (772) 464-7700 Ext. 6701

Fax: (772) 464-7877




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