When Congress gets back to work, one topic many will be pushing is a standard national GMO labeling bill. We told you recently how big of an issue that is for the American Seed Trade Association (ASTA). But their CEO, Andy Lavigne, says there are other issues of importance too.
For the next couple of weeks, USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) will be surveying thousands of farmers in Alabama, Florida, Georgia and other areas of the country to get a clear indication of the production and supply of major commodities for 2016.
As schools around the state begin to close their notebooks for the summer, today on your Georgia Grown Moment, Susan Harvin, Director of Nutrition at Commerce City Schools, talks about the value in sourcing local food for school lunches.