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  • Fri., July 13, 2012 6:53am
    The U.S. Department of Agriculture has granted the governor's request for natural disaster designations in 13 Georgia counties for two weather...
  • Tue., June 12, 2012 4:10pm
    The U.S. Department of Agriculture wants to reduce the number of federal inspectors in chicken processing plants. The USDA plan would eliminate as...
  • Mon., April 9, 2012 4:30pm
    Georgia is not seeing a big jump in production of organic products and crops, despite a national organic boom. Officials said that is due, in part,...
  • Mon., April 2, 2012 6:49am
    More than 4,000 Georgia black farmers have until May 11 to find out if they’re eligible for federal money in a massive legal settlement. This is the...
  • Mon., October 3, 2011 12:00pm
    Some Georgia cafeterias are getting ahead of expected federal guidelines that virtually would banish the potato from school lunches. The US...
  • Thu., September 8, 2011 3:34pm
    159 Georgia counties are now federal disaster areas. News of the declaration came Thursday from the U.S. Department of Agriculture. Since April,...
  • Wed., August 24, 2011 5:20pm
    Dwindling jobs and the lingering economic slowdown have led to a big jump in the number of Georgians on food stamps. US Agriculture Department...
  • Thu., June 2, 2011 2:49pm
    Georgia's Saxby Chambliss is joining 12 other US Senators in calling on Food and Drug Administration officials to relax seafood advice for...
  • Mon., April 4, 2011 10:42am
    Jennie-O Turkey Store is recalling nearly 55,000 pounds of frozen, raw turkey burgers that it says were sold at Sam's Club Stores in California...
  • Fri., April 1, 2011 5:00am
    The U.S. Agriculture Department’s crop planting forecast projects Georgia’s producers will plant 1.45 million acres of cotton this year, an increase...