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 and crops.
Thu., April 12, 2012 3:30pm
Strawberries and other crops are about a month ahead of schedule, signaling a boom year financially for Georgia farms. Weather continues to be a concern as farmers worry about temperatures turning too cold or too hot ….too fast.
Mon., March 5, 2012 9:52am
This has been one of the earliest springs Georgia has seen in years, with unseasonably warm weather and early blooms. But also blooming is concern that a cold snap could wipe out Georgia farmers with early crops.
Wed., July 13, 2011 4:48pm
Agriculture groups are launching a study of this spring’s labor shortage. They say the state’s new immigration law may have scared off migrant workers. The groups want to know the impact a smaller workforce had on harvest size.
Wed., June 8, 2011 11:42am
A survey by an agriculture group has found widespread labor shortages on Georgia farms. Farmers say the new immigration law is causing migrant laborers to leave the state.
Wed., April 6, 2011 2:42pm
It's never been more expensive to be a farmer in Georgia, but the opportunity to make money is also rising.
Fri., September 3, 2010 6:35pm
We talk with two peach farmers about one of Georgia's signature crops to find out why peaches did so well this year.
Wed., September 9, 2009 3:17pm
Parts of northeast Georgia, as well as the Augusta and Athens area, experie