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Sun., October 16, 2011 8:01pm
Tractor Testing At Sunbelt Expo
More than 100,000 people are coming to Moultrie. Sunbelt Ag Expo draws thousands of visitors from across the United States. Contributes millions to the Southwest Georgia economy.
Fri., October 14, 2011 8:43am
Time To Hoard Peanut Butter?
Georgia peanut growers are harvesting their crops. Yields are down due to drought. Some peanuts shortages are possible.
Sun., October 2, 2011 8:01pm
Olives Return To Georgia
The state's first commercial olive crop has been harvested and pressed into oil. Georgia growers are now planting thousands of new olive trees. Olive oil was shipped off the coast of Georgia in the 1800's.
Tue., September 20, 2011 11:00am
Irene Brings Farm Workers
Fall vegetable harvest is underway in Georgia. No labor shortage so far and prices are good. Crop damage from Irene could benefit farmers here.
Thu., September 15, 2011 10:34am
Ranks Of 'Future Farmers' Soar
More than 1,000 Georgia kids signed up for FFA last year. State has more than 31,000 members statewide. Georgia ranks number 3 for members behind California and Texas.
Mon., August 1, 2011 10:10am
Mexico Opens to Southern Peaches
After a 17 year ban Southern peaches can be exported to Mexico. The action comes late in the peach season. Many growers will wait until next year to explore peach exports.
Sun., July 31, 2011 8:01pm
Despite Drought Cotton Prices Down
Cotton prices impacted by world supply. Clothing manufacturers are using more synthetics.
Fri., July 22, 2011 11:50am
Drought Shrinks Peanut Supplies
The drought is reducing the number of peanut plants coming out of the ground. Farmers also planted less this year. Peanut butter prices rising.
Thu., June 16, 2011 10:52am
Wells Run Dry In South Georgia
The ongoing drought is forcing some people to dig deeper wells. Many parts of the state are in "exceptional" drought category. There is little relief in sight.
Thu., June 2, 2011 11:42am
Farmers Pray For Rain
Farmers joined with Georgia Agriculture Commissioner Gary Black to pray for rain. Two-thirds of the state is in a severe or extreme drought. Many farmers unable to plant their crops.