Wed., December 5, 2012 3:22pm
Some Georgia farmers are playing a game of chicken with the calendar as they wait for rain. Forage crops like hay should have been planted by mid-...
Wed., November 28, 2012 12:00pm
Federal officials say they plan to close the U.S. Dept. of Agriculture's Georgia Rural Development Office in Baxley by Dec. 7.
Thu., November 22, 2012 5:30am
School kids across the state will be eating more locally grown fruits and vegetables thanks to a trio of federal grants, building on a trend that has...
Thu., September 6, 2012 2:20pm
Soybeans could elbow out peanuts on Georgia farms next year if prices continue their unprecedented rise.
Mon., September 3, 2012 11:00am
Researchers at the University of Georgia are developing a new kind of sensor to warn farmers about pests and disease that could would help save money...
Wed., August 8, 2012 4:25pm
With products from Alpaca fur bird nests and Georgia-grown olive oil to fresh pork and rare honey, the Georgia Grown Farmers Showcase puts Georgia...
Mon., August 6, 2012 2:45pm
Drought is leaving trees vulnerable to insects and disease. Dead trees are not used for lumber and paper industries. Georgia timber valued at more...
Mon., July 23, 2012 2:00pm
Federal agriculture officials visited Georgia farmers. They say the state has the highest percentage of acreage in exceptional drought. In all 29...
Fri., March 2, 2012 1:28pm
The state will not declare a drought for the Flint River Basin. Officials say the protections under the Flint River Drought Protection Act are...
Mon., January 9, 2012 6:53am
UGA's College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences is asking for input on its ten year plan. School officials want to make the most of...