Mon., October 8, 2012 11:16am
After a spike in crashes involving farm equipment last year, Georgia agriculture and highway safety officials are continuing an effort aimed at...
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 15, 2012 1:56pm
Georgia poultry farmers are suffering from a spike in feed costs due to the Midwestern drought, but federal officials are stepping in to help.
Wed., July 18, 2012 2:34pm
While increases in price benefit Georgia crop growers, it means increased costs for poultry and cattle farmers depending on corn and soy to feed...
Wed., July 11, 2012 11:26am
The University of Georgia is inviting farmers, gardeners and anyone who's interested in where food comes from to tour its organic farm. The...
Wed., June 13, 2012 4:45pm
The U.S. Supreme Court will rule this month on Arizona’s immigration law. The decision will have an immediate impact on a similar Georgia law, which...
Tue., January 3, 2012 5:36pm
Agriculture officials surveyed 800 farmers under a provision in the immigration law. Farmers said migrant workers began leaving last spring....
Fri., August 26, 2011 12:08pm
The new state immigration law has some Georgia farmers planting less food for the Fall harvest. They’re worried about a worker shortage.
Wed., July 13, 2011 3:48pm
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...
Thu., June 16, 2011 1:52pm
The ongoing drought is forcing some people to dig deeper wells. Many parts of the state are in "exceptional" drought category. There is...