Epcot’s Fresh from Florida Weekend 2010 – Segrest Farms
Segrest Farms, located in Gibsonton, Florida, is a wholesaler which provides freshwater and saltwater tropical fish and aquatic plants to pet shops. They have participated twice in the Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival and people love looking at their fish!
Even though they don’t sell directly to the public, they appreciate hobbyists and welcome questions and visits from people who love tropical fish. The farm is open several days a week and is free to visitors 12 years of age and older. You may want to call ahead before you visit to make sure that they’re open first. If you do visit, you’ll get to see beauties like these:
To locate a pet shop near you, click here and enter your ZIP code. The site will provide a list of shops within a given radius and you can get some lovely tropical fish to enhance your home or office! It is an easy and enjoyable way to support a Florida agribusiness.