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...
Thu., September 6, 2012 3:20pm
Soybeans could elbow out peanuts on Georgia farms next year if prices continue their unprecedented rise.
Mon., September 3, 2012 12:00pm
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 5:25pm
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 3:45pm
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 3:00pm
Federal agriculture officials visited Georgia farmers. They say the state has the highest percentage of acreage in exceptional drought. In all 29...