Everett Griner talks about a corporate farm and where our food comes from in today’s Agri View. Hear Everett’s report and learn more. ?
In this week’s recap of agricultural news from around the Southeast, we talk about issues as a result of weather conditions, have information about a couple of big events, talk about pecans, fishing and Read the rest of this entry »
Cathy Isom tells us how gardening could be teaching your kids to eat fruits and veggies later on in life. That’s coming up on This Land of Ours. Hear Cathy’s report and learn more.
Everett Griner talks about fishing threatened by Carp in today’s Agri View. Hear Everett’s report and learn more.?
Cathy Isom tells us about the surprising healthy benefits of one popular nut that is often used in holiday treats. That’s coming up on This Land of Ours. Hear Cathy’s report and learn more.
From the Georgia Department of Agriculture:
Georgia Commissioner of Agriculture Gary W. Black joined Georgia Farm Bureau President Gerald Long to tour farming operations in Tattnall, Screven and Evans counties in an effort to assess damage acquired by Hurricane Matthew.
“After surveying the damage I think it is safe to say that it is certainly not as bad as it could have been, but it is quite a bit worse than we Read the rest of this entry »
From the Alabama Cattlemen’s Association:
We just got word that the Alabama Department of Transportation (ALDOT) has approved our request for a special Drought Emergency Declaration for hay hauling. Permits are available for loads up to 12′ wide and 14′ high up to 80,000 lbs. on five axles. The PERMIT FEES are WAIVED. Simply call the permit office at 1-800-499-2782.
USDA’s Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) in Alabama wants to remind landowners that next Friday, October 21st is the signup batching date for producers for 2017 funding for a variety of conservation programs.