Florida

Tea Opportunity for Florida Growers

Can tea become an alternative crop in Florida for its mainstay citrus crops? That’s the question that business owners and university researchers across Florida are pursuing—and seeing the possibilities. For generations, oranges and grapefruit have been the pride of the Sunshine State. But citrus greening—along with damage from hurricanes and other storms—has hit the...

The Tilted Teacup: A Piece of England in Florida

Set on a historic property and featuring events to match, the Tilted Teacup Tea Room & Boutique strives to give customers an authentic English tea experience. The owners, Aimee and John Gans, opened the Tilted Teacup in 2012 and business has been growing ever since. John Gans, a former US Army mechanic, said he...