Vidalia Onion Committee to Ship Product April 16th

ATLANTA, Ga.— Due to their short production season, hand-cultivated Vidalia onions only shelf fresh for brief time near the beginning of spring each year. This year's ship date, as announced by the Georgia Department of…

GDA Online “Hay Exchange Program” Now Available

The Georgia Department of Agriculture (GDA) has launched an online Hay Exchange program. The online service connects farmers searching for hay to those who have hay available. "This summer Georgia farmers have been impacted by…

Commissioner Black Announces New Feed My School for…

ATLANTA, GA - Georgia Agriculture Commissioner Gary W. Black today announced the five schools selected to participate in the third “Feed My School for a Week” Program are Annie Bell Clark Elementary in Tifton, Cave…

Commissioner Black Announces New Georgia Grown Test Kitchen…

ATLANTA, GA - Georgia Agriculture Commissioner Gary W. Black  announced a new initiative Friday aimed at increasing awareness about the importance of proper nutrition and healthy eating. The “Georgia Grown Test Kitchen” program will promote…

GDA Begins Taking Applications for Feed My School…

ATLANTA, GA - Georgia Agriculture Commissioner Gary W. Black announced today that the Department of Agriculture is now accepting new applications for school districts interested in participating in this year’s “Feed My School for a…