Thu., July 24, 2014 1:28am (EDT)

  • Fri., September 30, 2011 2:00pm
    The federal government is awarding $18 million in nationwide grants to get more young people into farming. In Georgia, two organizations will spend...
  • Thu., August 25, 2011 2:54pm
    USDA has purchased 40-million dollars in chicken. Poultry will be sent to food pantries and programs like Meals on Wheels. Chicken producers hope...
  • Mon., June 6, 2011 1:43pm
    The Watkinsville site has been targeted in federal budget cuts, but the research center may get new life from UGA.
  • 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...
  • Thu., January 13, 2011 12:48pm
    School cafeterias would have to hold the fries and serve kids more whole grains, fruits and vegetables under the government's plans for the...
  • Fri., December 24, 2010 11:23am
    USDA has 5-million dollars to help restore the tree in Georgia. 116 Counties in Georgia eligible. Deadline is January 7th.
  • Mon., December 20, 2010 1:33pm
    A researcher at UGA is trying to find a way to bring a popular Christmas tree to Georgia's mild climate.
  • 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...
  • Mon., November 29, 2010 7:48pm
    Every county in Georgia could qualify for disaster assistance from the federal government. The designation comes on the heels of several very warm,...
  • Fri., September 3, 2010 4:37pm
    Food safety is a top priority of the three candidates for Agriculture Commissioner. Libertarian Kevin Cherry, Democrat J.B. Powell, and Republican...