GFB Ag Foundation awards 30 scholarship totaling $58,500
(4/19/2017 11:32:50 AM)
Entering freshmen, rising juniors, tech school students and veterinary students to receive scholarships
Dupree, Ivey named GFB Field Representatives
(4/19/2017 11:28:59 AM)
GFB launches Facebook page for magazines
(4/19/2017 11:26:52 AM)
New page will feature news and photos from around the state
Fire in Okefenokee NWR burns nearly 22,000 acres
(4/19/2017 11:25:40 AM)
More than 300 people from multiple agencies fighting the fire.
GA tobacco growers vote to continue assessment
(4/19/2017 11:24:15 AM)
More than 90 percent of growers approved source of funding for Georgia Tobacco Commission
FVSU event serves up Ham & Eggs, research and government
(4/19/2017 11:22:30 AM)
Elected officials offer updates from Atlanta and Washington.
China agrees to lift ban on U.S. beef imports
(4/19/2017 11:19:59 AM)
Ban has been in place since 2003
UGA Extension updates pesticide training rules & fees
(4/19/2017 11:18:50 AM)
Changes intended to comply with changes mandated by EPA
Senate schedules floor debate on Sonny Perdue nomination
(4/19/2017 11:16:40 AM)
2017 Census of Agriculture countdown begins
(4/19/2017 11:15:19 AM)
NASS seeking contact information for farmers in preparation for taking the Ag Census
Farm Values Lead Georgia Teen to U.S. Naval Academy
(4/14/2017 10:43:15 AM)
Growing up on a farm, Wyatt Galloway developed a strong work ethic and a drive to accomplish his goals. He has now achieved one of those goals, receiving a nomination to the U.S. Naval Academy.
Ips Beetle a Major Threat to Georgia Pine Trees
(4/14/2017 10:24:52 AM)
Extreme drought in North Georgia and in other parts of the state not only put a lot of stress on traditional row crop farms, but it also put a lot of stress on Georgia's forestlands. The Monitor's Mark Wildman traveled to Floyd County where Ips beetles are causing forest land owners to lose many acres of pine trees.
Drivers Encouraged To Respect Farm Equipment On The Highway
(4/10/2017 12:31:39 PM)
Georgia Farm Bureau wants drivers to be aware of farm equipment on Georgia roadways, as do the Georgia Governor's Office of Highway Safety and the Georgia Department of Agriculture.
Information, Entertainment Highlight 2017 Georgia Cattlemen's Convention
(4/10/2017 12:30:28 PM)
This year's Georgia Cattlemen's Association Convention and Beef Expo had it all: seminars from industry leaders, the largest livestock trade show in the state, and even a comedian.
GFB forms new Public Policy Department
(4/5/2017 1:55:54 PM)
New unit merges former Commodities/Marketing and Legislative Departments.
GFB announces promotions in Field Services Department
(4/5/2017 1:54:38 PM)
Black named director, Talton associate director
USDA offers renewal options for expiring CSP contracts
(4/5/2017 1:53:18 PM)
Renewal applications are due by May 5.
GFB members testify before House Ag Subcommittee
(4/5/2017 1:52:21 PM)
Subcommittee met on April 4 to discuss the next farm bill.
Research, calving guidance highlighted at GCA Convention
(4/5/2017 1:50:47 PM)
Georgia Cattlemen welcome new President Lee Brown
Low pathogenic avian flu found in Chattooga County poultry flock
(4/5/2017 1:49:09 PM)
State officials testing and monitoring other flocks within 6.2 miles.