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A Sing-Along for Nutrition

Heather Neal - Wednesday, October 3, 2012 - 8:44am

The folks over at SUDIA, Southeast United Dairy Industry Association, put together a very catchy sing along about milk. You are hereby forewarned that this tune is quite catchy and easy to remember. (There is a strong...

Beautiful, full tree at the Atlanta State Farmers Market (image via Facebook)

Holiday Traditions: The Tree

Heather Neal - Wednesday, December 5, 2012 - 5:19am

In the Holiday Traditions: Community post, I mentioned our live Christmas tree. Going to get it is a traditional event that leaves my son clapping and cheering while the tree is hoisted onto the car. Could he do that...

image via pbs.org/parents

Holiday Traditions: Crafts

Heather Neal - Monday, December 10, 2012 - 5:04am

When “it’s the thought that counts” meets “times are tough,” a natural result is the homemade gift. Personally, I sincerely enjoy a thoughtful, homemade gift and am eager to make thoughtful, homemade gifts for others...

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Community at the Farmers Market

Heather Neal - Monday, February 18, 2013 - 6:15am

While Georgia’s economy is based on a number of diverse categories – trade, manufacturing, tourism, etc. – no one will dispute Georgia’s agriculture as both a historical and modern mainstay. Georgia grows and exports...

photo by Vidalia Onion Committee

Vidalia Onions are Here

Heather Neal - Monday, April 15, 2013 - 5:57am

One of Georgia’s most exclusive products is making its seasonal debut this week. Vidalia onions are making their way to stores and markets near and far. Atlanta State Farmers Market announced on its Facebook page that...

Chef Hopkins Talks Atlanta Food & Wine Festival and Southern Cuisine

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Thursday, May 30, 2013 - 9:21am

You’ll be able to sample southern food in its many glorious iterations plus an array of wines this weekend at the Atlanta Food and Wine Festival. Executive Chef Linton Hopkins from Restaurant Eugene and Holeman Finch...

Pick, Cook, and Keep Great Georgia Products

Heather Neal - Wednesday, August 14, 2013 - 4:48am

Georgia produces a great variety of delicious foods and we give you recipes to use with them!

"Lettuce" eat local in schools.

October is Farm To School Month

Heather Neal - Wednesday, September 4, 2013 - 4:34am

The Farm-to-School movement encourages the use of fresh, local produce in school meals. It’s taken off across the state where local schools serve Georgia-grown blueberries, carrots, and more. Georgia plays a key role...

Georgia Olive Farms is Leading an American Emergence in Olive Oil Production

Grown in Georgia [AUDIO]

- Sunday, September 15, 2013 - 5:34pm

Agriculture remains the number one economic sector of Georgia's economy. Georgia is also one of the U.S. top 15 states for agriculture output. Most Georgians know about the peanuts, pecans, peaches, chickens, and...

Georgia Grown Quail in Becoming More Popular Worldwide

Georgia’s “Other” Bird Business

- Thursday, October 17, 2013 - 7:36am

Georgia has long been known as the “Chicken” capital of America. The state’s poultry industry produces almost 25 million pounds of chicken per year and has an annual economic impact of over $13 billion. But now, there’s...

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