UNITED STATES
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549
 
FORM 8-K
 
CURRENT REPORT
 
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
 
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): July 12, 2006
 
ALICO, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
 
                Florida                                                     0-261                                                  59-0906081 
                (State or Other Jurisdiction                  (Commission File Number)            (IRS Employer 
                    of Incorporation)                                                                                             Indentification No.) 
 
P.O. Box 338
LaBelle, Florida 33975 
(Address of Principal Executive Offices and Zip Code)
 
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (863) 675-2966
 
Not Applicable
(Former Names or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)
 
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Item 8.01. Other Events
 
On July 12, 2006, Alico announced that it has hired Mr. Michael Rosen as the Vice President of Real Estate.  The press release hereto as Exhibit 99.1 and incorporated herein by reference.
 
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits 
 
(c) Exhibits
 
The following exhibits are included with this report:
 
Exhibit 99.1 - Company Press Release issued July 12, 2006.

SIGNATURES
 
 
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, the Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
 
ALICO, INC. 
 
Date: July 12, 2006
 
By: /s/ JOHN R. ALEXANDER
         John R. Alexander
         President and Chief Executive Officer 

Exhibit Index
 
     
 
99.1
 
 
 
Press Release dated July 12, 2006, announcing Alico's hires a Vice President of Real Estate.