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Georgia 2022 Legislative Session Wrapping Up

Dan Georgia, Legislative

The 2022 Georgia Legislative Session, is wrapping up as lawmakers continue to move on issues of importance to agriculture in the state. Georgia Agribusiness Council (GAC) President Will Bentley talked with Southeast AgNet’s Sabrina Halvorson and says there are a few issues still to be settled. The 2022 Georgia State Legislative session is scheduled to end April 4th. To keep track of any of the …

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2022 Georgia Legislative Session Nearing the End

Dan Georgia, Legislative

Week eleven, 2022 Georgia Legislative Session, had lawmakers continuing to move on issues of importance to agriculture in the state. Georgia Agribusiness Council (GAC) President Will Bentley says there are only a few days left to the session to finalize those bills. The 2022 Georgia State Legislative session is scheduled to end April 4th. To keep track of any of the bills during the …

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Georgia State Legislative Session Passes Crossover Day

Dan Georgia, Legislative

Week ten of the 2022 Georgia State Legislative Session saw lawmakers get through the important Crossover Day. Georgia Agribusiness Council (GAC) President Will Bentley says this means there are now 12 legislative days left to the session. The 2022 Georgia State Legislative session is scheduled to run through April 4th. To keep track of any of the bills during the session, go to the GAC website.

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Georgia Right to Farm Bill Passes in the House

Dan Georgia, Legislative, Regulation

Week eight of the 2022 Georgia State Legislative Session has been another busy one for lawmakers, but a good one for agriculture. As Georgia Agribusiness Council (GAC) President Will Bentley explains, the Right to Farm Bill did pass in the House. To keep track of any of the bills during the 2022 legislative session, go to the Georgia Agribusiness Council website.

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Right to Farm Bill in Georgia Moves On

Dan Farm Bill, Georgia, Legislative, Regulation

Week seven of the 2022 Georgia State Legislative Session was another busy one for lawmakers, but it was an exciting week for agriculture. At least that’s according to Georgia Agribusiness Council (GAC) President Will Bentley. He talks about an issue they’ve been watching closely and where it currently stands. To keep track of any of the bills during the 2022 …

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Georgia Lawmakers Meet With Various Ag Groups

Dan Georgia, Legislative

Week five of the 2022 Georgia State Legislative Session was another busy one for lawmakers, as they spent time this week meeting with various agricultural groups. Georgia Agribusiness Council (GAC) President Will Bentley talks about that, and also asks for those involved in agriculture to take part by contacting their legislators to help support a bill currently being considered. To keep …

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Georgia Agribusiness Council Holds Annual Meeting

Dan Georgia, Legislative

Week four of the 2022 Georgia State Legislative Session was a busy one for committee meetings in Atlanta. Also, the Georgia Agribusiness Council (GAC) held their Annual Meeting and State Legislative Breakfast. GAC Director of Government Affairs, Jake Tench, told Southeast AgNet’s Randall Weiseman they had a good crowd for both events. To keep track of any of the bills mentioned by Tench, or …

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Georgia Legislative Issues Starting to Take Shape

Dan Georgia, Legislative, Regulation

Week three of the 2022 Georgia State Legislative Session has been another busy one, as lawmakers continue to debate a variety of issues in Atlanta. Georgia Agribusiness Council (GAC) President Will Bentley told Southeast AgNet’s Randall Weiseman things are starting to take shape as they move through the session. Bentley also would like to pass along a reminder that the …

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Georgia Lawmakers Busy Talking Budget

Dan Georgia, Legislative

Week two of the 2022 Georgia State Legislative Session has seen lawmakers involved in discussing the budget for the next fiscal year. Georgia Agribusiness Council (GAC) Director of Government Affairs, Jake Tench, explains what took place this week. He also reminds everyone about their Legislative Breakfast which is just around the corner. To learn more about the GAC’s Legislative Breakfast, …