Georgia Grown Farmers Showcase returns to the Atlanta State Farmers Market this weekend with new vendors
Following the success of last summer’s Georgia Grown Farmers Showcase events, Agriculture Commissioner Gary W. Black announced… (More)May 29, 20130
Press Release – For Immediate Release
Thursday, May 16, 2013
Georgia Department of Agriculture
Office of Communications
Georgia Grown Farmers Showcase at Macon State Farmers Market
Agriculture Commissioner, Gary W. Black, announced today a new… (More)May 17, 20130
Governor Signs Bill to Create
Georgia Grown Commodity Commission
During a ceremony in Glennville April 18, Gov. Nathan Deal signed HB 298, which provides for an Agriculture Commodity Commission for Georgia Grown products.
Funding will come from… (More)April 24, 20130
Georgia Agriculture Commissioner, Gary W. Black, today announced the official “Shipping Date” for the 2013 Vidalia® Onion Marketing Season is April 15, 2013.
The shipping date is based on the recommendation of the Vidalia®… (More)March 26, 20130
The Georgia Restaurant Association and the Georgia Department of Agriculture announce a partnership to promote the state’s culinary abundance: the Georgia Grown Restaurant Program for restaurants and food service facilities.
Georgia Grown is… (More)February 20, 20130
Georgia Department of Agriculture Commissioner Gary W. Black and Georgia Restaurant Association President Karen Bremer today announced the new Georgia Grown Executive Chefs for 2013. The four chefs for 2013 are Chef Jennifer Hill Booker of… (More)February 20, 20130
The Georgia National Fairgrounds & Agricenter and the Georgia Department of Agriculture are pleased to announce the opening of the Georgia Grown building during the 2013 Georgia National Fair, October 3-13. The building will feature 20,000 sq.… (More)February 15, 20130
State Agriculture Commissioner reminds Georgians of important safety tips
Regardless of whether you plan to root for the Ravens or the 49-ers on Sunday, chances are you’re one of millions of Americans with… (More)February 5, 20130