Mon., July 22, 2013 5:11am
Fresh off the worst drought in Georgia history, farmers are now dealing with the opposite problem.
Tue., April 23, 2013 6:45pm
Vidalia onion growers are getting anxious about this year's crop, which up until now had looked promising compared to last season.
Tue., March 26, 2013 11:02am
The administrator of a statewide weather network says its financial picture has improved in the months since it planned to end operations in 2011...
Wed., February 13, 2013 12:00pm
Georgia U.S. Rep. Sanford Bishop and 16 of his colleagues have re-formed the “peanut caucus” in the new Congress. It’s an effort to protect the...
Mon., January 28, 2013 12:00pm
Officials say exports are the key to increasing sales for Georgia's agricultural industry and the state must concentrate on getting its farm...
Mon., December 31, 2012 1:42pm
Starting Tuesday, Georgia farmers will need a special card to get their sales tax exemption on seed, fertilizer, and other so-called "farm...
Thu., December 6, 2012 7:00am
Growers are expected to harvest a million more tons of peanuts than they can sell this year. Federal forecasts put the harvest above three million...
Wed., December 5, 2012 4:22pm
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 1:00pm
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 6:30am
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...