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Fighting Foreign Animal Diseases in the U.S.

Jekyll Island, GA | African Swine Fever, Mad Cow Disease, Foot and Mouth Disease; these are just a few of the many diseases that are capable of endangering our nation’s food supply and is the reason why attendees at the …

GFB Members ‘Dig In’ at Annual Convention

Jekyll Island, GA | “For Georgia Farm Bureau and it’s members, Jekyll was a time to dig in and celebrate 86 years of existence. This year’s gathering, marking the 59th time the convention has found its home on Jekyll Island …

South Georgia Couple Embodies Farm Pride

Waycross, GA While he might have grown up in and around agriculture, David Morgan chose a different path from his parents’ tobacco and poultry operation when starting up his own farm. That decision was validated with him, and his wife …

Complications Exist for Guest Worker Programs

Tifton, GA Down in Tifton recently, producers gathered for the annual Ag Labor Forum – an event designed to educate and inform growers on the ever so changing guest worker programs producers utilize on their operations. It’s an event that …

Unique North Georgia Farm Raising Alpacas

Blairsville, GA It’s not your typical livestock operation here at Lasso the Moon, as you won’t find any cows, pigs or even horses roaming around. Instead, you’ll likely run into one of the more than twenty-five alpacas raised on this …