Fri., March 2, 2012 2:28pm
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 7:53am
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...
Tue., January 3, 2012 6:36pm
Agriculture officials surveyed 800 farmers under a provision in the immigration law. Farmers said migrant workers began leaving last spring....
Wed., December 21, 2011 4:11pm
While agriculture profits are up 28 percent nationally this year to just over 100 billion dollars, Georgia farmers are experiencing more mixed...
Thu., November 17, 2011 4:38pm
Law officers in Peach County say they're cracking down on pecan thieves, which have been on the rise now that harvesting is in full swing.
Tue., October 18, 2011 5:13pm
Georgia’s soybean growers have a new nuisance to deal with: the so-called “kudzu bug.” The insects seem to control the growth of the invasive kudzu...
Mon., August 15, 2011 12:05am
Small agricultural businesses in Georgia and the South can get money to help sell their products abroad through a program with the Southern U.S....
Tue., August 2, 2011 2:08pm
July rains helped some of the state move out of worst drought category. More rain is possible by Thursday. Tropical storm needed to cause significant...
Tue., June 14, 2011 10:32am
A Georgia Department of Agriculture survey has revealed a shortage in farm labor. But the question is, why aren't those jobs filled? The...
Thu., June 9, 2011 8:43am
Governor Nathan Deal has asked the federal government to declare 22 counties disaster areas because of drought conditions. Deal made the request in...