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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.

Finding Healthy, Local Food

June 17, 2013

Linking farmers and consumers, Georgia Grown makes it simple for families to buy local foods.

Food Recalls: What You Need to Know

March 13, 2013

"FOOD RECALL" – two words with immediate consequences. Every day, food products are recalled for a variety of reasons.

Georgia Ag Forecast Meetings Start This Week

January 22, 2013

Starting this Friday, University of Georgia agronomists and economists will meet with farmers to discuss this year's outlook for the growing season.