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This Week in GeorgiaGov: Agriculture

Visit Your Community Farmers Market and Support Your Local Farmers

April 21, 2016

Need weekend plans this Spring? Plan a trip to your community farmers market for fresh produce and homemade products. 

Cyclospora in Cilantro: The Georgia Rapid Response Team Investigates

April 12, 2016

Last year, Georgia experienced its third outbreak of this food-related disease. Read how the Georgia Food and Feed Rapid Response Team sprang into action to find the source responsible and end the outbreaks!

Natural vs. Organic Food [Infographic]

March 22, 2016

Natural and organic are the same things, right? Well...not quite.

Doubling Food Stamp Benefits at Georgia Farmer's Markets

August 20, 2015

Georgia's food stamp recipients can double their dollars at participating local farmer's markets.

Watermelons need sunscreen, too!

August 5, 2015

Georgia's watermelon farmers have gotten creative in order to protect their crops.

Georgia’s State Veterinarian

July 23, 2015

What does a "State Veterinarian" do exactly?

Free Meals for Children

May 26, 2015

During the school year, more than 900,000 Georgia children meet requirements for free or reduced breakfasts and lunches. But…what happens in the summer?

Rapid Response Teams: Protecting Our Health

January 27, 2015

Learn how a variety of Georgia agencies are working together to protect the public from foodborne illnesses.

Georgia Pest Control: Resources and Information

April 21, 2014

Georgia offers resources for those who have questions about pest control.

Natural vs. Organic Food: What's the Difference?

April 15, 2014

Know the difference between organic and natural foods.

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