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...