Growing On Podcast

 

Presented by Georgia Farm Bureau

Hosted by John Holcomb, Jay Stone, and Katie Duvall, "Growing On" is a show produced by the Georgia Farm Bureau to discuss agriculture related issues and topics to help promote and advocate for Georgia agriculture as well as educate consumers about the production of food and modern farming practices. 

 


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Episode 4: Let's Get Fiscal

In this episode of the Growing On Podcast, we're getting fiscal by talking about Georgia's budget in regard to agriculture as well as the 2020 census and how it affects federal funding for the state. 

Katie Duvall shares her interview with Rusty Haygood where they talk about the 2020 census and how important it is for Georgia when it comes to federal funding and congressional districts.

Jay Stone shares his interview with Glen Raines from the University of Georgia. They discuss tractor safety in regards to PTO!

John Holcomb discusses Georgia's 2020-2021 budget. After Gov. Kemp's proposed budget cuts that would ultimately cut funding for Experimental Stations and Cooperative Extension Services, farmers traveled to Atlanta to express just how important those are for Georgia agriculture.

Lastly, we share the Farm Monitor interview with Senator Kelly Loeffler, Georgia's newest Senator that was sworn in earlier this year.  


Listen to Previous Episodes

Episode 1: Getting to Know Georgia Farm Bureau - Listen Now

Episode 2: Session is in Session - Listen Now

Episode 3: Keep Austin Weird - Listen Now