Fri., April 25, 2014 3:02am (EDT)

  • Wed., November 14, 2012 11:13am
    Agriculture Commissioner Gary Black will appear Wednesday at the Georgia Farm Bureau in Macon to urge growers to apply for a break exempting them...
  • Mon., August 13, 2012 2:55pm
    A recent survey shows feral hogs damage crops, landscapes, and fencing. The pigs have been here since the 1500's. Hunting and trapping are the...
  • Mon., January 30, 2012 9:53am
    U.S. Department of Labor is rewriting farm labor laws for children. Changes could place tighter restrictions on jobs kids can do. Ag leaders...
  • Mon., January 23, 2012 4:42pm
    Commodity prices are strong. Outlook for Georgia agriculture in 2012 is good. Labor shortages still a problem.
  • Mon., June 6, 2011 2:39pm
    Drought is causing a lack of forage in pastures. Many farmers forced to feed their animals hay. Drought expected to continue.
  • Thu., June 2, 2011 3:42pm
    Farmers joined with Georgia Agriculture Commissioner Gary Black to pray for rain. Two-thirds of the state is in a severe or extreme drought. Many...
  • Thu., February 3, 2011 8:11am
    A Georgia lawmaker will file a bill targeting illegal immigrants. The bill would require businesses to use a database to ensure new hires are allowed...
  • Wed., December 8, 2010 3:45pm
    The Georgia Farm Bureau adopted a policy that opposes any new laws that could threaten their workforce. Farmers say immigrant labor necessary to pick...
  • Wed., December 1, 2010 3:52pm
    Georgia farmers will benefit from increase in prices and exports. Farm income expected to be up by 34-percent over 2009. Farmers already watching...