Georgia Farm Monitor

Georgia Farm Monitor

Learn more about the challenges and opportunities facing southern farmers. Weekly stories and close-up features about the people and issues in Georgia, with hosts Ray D'Alessio and Kenny Burgamy.

Learn more about the challenges and opportunities facing southern farmers. Weekly stories and close-up features about the people and issues in Georgia, with hosts Ray D'Alessio and Kenny Burgamy.

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Georgia Farm Monitor
September 17, 2018
S-2018, E-37
'2018 Peanut Harvest' The countdown to the 2018 peanut harvest has officially begun here in Georgia, but like pecans, it hasn’t been an ...
Georgia Farm Monitor
September 10, 2018
S-2018, E-36
'Orchard Visit' It’s the month of September, and that means time for cooler temperatures, beautiful leaves, and Ellijay apples. In fact,
Georgia Farm Monitor
August 27, 2018
S-2018, E-34
'Commodity Conference' Members of various state commodity committees came together recently for Georgia Farm Bureau's annual Commodity ...
Georgia Farm Monitor
August 13, 2018
S-2018, E-32
'Avoid the Heat' With summer winding down, there is still plenty of hot weather in the days and weeks to come. That means it's more ...
Georgia Farm Monitor
August 06, 2018
S-2018, E-31
'Young Farmers & Ranchers' In Jekyll Island recently, Georgia Farm Bureau hosted its annual Young Farmers and Ranchers Leadership ...
Georgia Farm Monitor
July 30, 2018
S-2018, E-30
'Storage Prep' We are now less than a month away from farmers heading out into the fields to harvest their corn and soybeans. That means ...
Georgia Farm Monitor
July 23, 2018
S-2018, E-29
'Georgia Power Outages' A check of your favorite weather app shows we haven't even reached the middle of hurricane
Georgia Farm Monitor
July 16, 2018
S-2018, E-28
'Gibbs Farm' If it's some of the freshest peas and snap beans you're looking for, look no further than Gibbs Farm in Abbeville, as they've ...
Georgia Farm Monitor
July 09, 2018
S-2018, E-27
'Washington Farms U-Pick' With summer now officially here, it's time to start serving up dishes with some of the freshest summer fruits ...
Georgia Farm Monitor
July 02, 2018
S-2018, E-26
'Lawn Improvement' With temperatures on the rise, so are the amount of people looking to improve their lawn. That's where local nurseries ...
Georgia Farm Monitor
June 25, 2018
S-2018, E-25
'Watermelon' No other fruit says summertime quite like the watermelon. And producers are now hard at work getting their crop out of the
Georgia Farm Monitor
June 18, 2018
S-2018, E-24
'Blueberry
Georgia Farm Monitor
June 11, 2018
S-2018, E-23
'Corporate Bee Invasion' Chick-Fil-A, Delta Airlines, ATT&T. Three Atlanta metro companies who did their part for the environment by ...
Georgia Farm Monitor
June 04, 2018
S-2018, E-22
'Rodeo Clown' Saving lives is what Trent McFarland does. When he's not attending to patients as a full-time nurse, you'll find Trent ...
Georgia Farm Monitor
May 28, 2018
S-2018, E-21
'Heritage Day' Every year the Georgia Farm Bureau sponsors a competition to promote the production of high quality hay. The farmers who ...
Georgia Farm Monitor
May 21, 2018
S-2018, E-20
'Flavor of Georgia Contest' Every year the Flavor of Georgia contest showcases some of the most delicious and innovative food products ...
Georgia Farm Monitor
May 14, 2018
S-2018, E-19
'Vidalia Onion Harvest' As the old saying goes, the Vidalia onion will only make you cry when they're gone. And despite a tough growing
Georgia Farm Monitor
May 07, 2018
S-2018, E-18
'90 Years of FFA' The celebration continues for FFA as it commemorates 90 years both in Georgia and across the nation. Needless to say, ...
Georgia Farm Monitor
April 30, 2018
S-2018, E-17
'Strawberry
Georgia Farm Monitor
April 23, 2018
S-2018, E-16
'Georgia Cattleman's Convention' Now in its 57th year, the Georgia Cattleman’s annual convention is a great way for producers all over the ...
Georgia Farm Monitor
April 16, 2018
S-2018, E-15
'Georgia Pecan Growers Conference' With Georgia being the nation's largest supplier of pecans, accounting for nearly a third of the US ...
Georgia Farm Monitor
April 09, 2018
S-2018, E-14
'Premium Peanut' Right in the heart of peanut country you will find Premium Peanut, which owns and operates the newest and largest ...
Georgia Farm Monitor
April 02, 2018
S-2018, E-13
'John Deere Fanatic' At 88 years old, Clifford Jones is a John Deere Fanatic, he's been collecting them now for over half a century. But ...
Georgia Farm Monitor
March 26, 2018
S-2018, E-12
'Organic Livestock and Poultry Practices' The American Farm Bureau Federation responds to USDA’s decision to withdraw the Organic ...
Georgia Farm Monitor
March 19, 2018
S-2018, E-11
'Ag in the Classroom Initiative' AG in the classroom is nothing new, but in Hall County, the county Farm Bureau has developed a new AG in ...
Georgia Farm Monitor
March 12, 2018
S-2018, E-10
Report from The American Farm Bureau Federation on how farmers and ranchers have a unique opportunity to enhance pollinator and monarch ...
Georgia Farm Monitor
March 05, 2018
S-2018, E-9
'National Forests' Coming off a quality hay crop last year, farmers are starting to gear up for 2018. And with spring right around the ...
Georgia Farm Monitor
February 26, 2018
S-2018, E-8
'Georgia Farm Bureau Day' While planting
Georgia Farm Monitor
February 19, 2018
S-2018, E-7
'Wintergreen Trade Show and Conference' Horticulture experts and enthusiasts from all over the state gathered for the annual Wintergreen ...
Georgia Farm Monitor
February 12, 2018
S-2018, E-6
'Soybean and Small Grain Expo' While soybean planting is still months away, growers from around the state gathered in Perry for the annual ...
Georgia Farm Monitor
February 05, 2018
S-2018, E-5
'42nd Annual Georgia Peanut Farm Show and Conference' Peanut farmers from around the state made their way to Tifton recently for the 42nd ...
Georgia Farm Monitor
January 29, 2018
S-2018, E-4
'Hurricane Irma' The 2017 pecan harvest is now long gone, but for one grower in Fort Valley, they won’t forget this past year. Why? ...
Georgia Farm Monitor
January 22, 2018
S-2018, E-3
John Holcomb reports on the important issues at this years American Farm Bureau convention and meeting in Nashville, TN. Another highlight ...
Georgia Farm Monitor
January 15, 2018
S-2018, E-2
Damon Jones has the story on one of Georgia's signature crops, the Vidalia onion. Whitetail deer are not only perhaps the most abundant
Georgia Farm Monitor
January 08, 2018
S-2018, E-1
2017 Georgia Auctioneer Champion Tim Yoder is living his dream thanks to persistence and plently of hard work. Ray D'Alessio profiles a ...
Georgia Farm Monitor
December 25, 2017
S-2017, E-52
Citrus is joining the list of crops Georgia is known for. Damon Jones gives a behind the scenes look at how cotton is graded and what it ...
Georgia Farm Monitor
December 18, 2017
S-2017, E-51
'80th Annual GFB Convention' Join us as The Farm Monitor recaps the 80th annual GFB Convention on Jekyll Island. Georgia Farm Bureau ...
Georgia Farm Monitor
December 11, 2017
S-2017, E-50
'Georgia Reindeer' According to experts, we are going to be in a La Nina weather cycle. One of the most delicious types of fruitcake
Georgia Farm Monitor
December 04, 2017
S-2017, E-49
'Holiday
Georgia Farm Monitor
November 27, 2017
S-2017, E-48
'Vet Loan Repayment Program' Finding a reliable veterinarian to care for your animals is a problem the state is looking to address with ...
Georgia Farm Monitor
November 20, 2017
S-2017, E-47
'Turkey Pardon' From the National Turkey Federation comes the story behind the Presidential Turkey Pardon. We profile the 2017 Georgia ...
Georgia Farm Monitor
November 13, 2017
S-2017, E-46
'Veterans' Day' Meet a UGA extension agent named John Holcomb. We celebrate veterans making the transition from the military back to ...
Georgia Farm Monitor
November 06, 2017
S-2017, E-45
'2017 Peanut Harvesting
Georgia Farm Monitor
October 30, 2017
S-2017, E-44
'Sunbelt Ag Expo 40th Anniversary' The Sunbelt Ag Expo celebrates it's 40th year anniversary. 2017 Georgia Farmer of the Year Everett ...
Georgia Farm Monitor
October 23, 2017
S-2017, E-43
'Trip Abroad Results In A Mission' A Watkinsville farm is changing lives in Uganda. American Farm Bureau's Fall Harvest market basket ...
Georgia Farm Monitor
October 15, 2017
S-2017, E-42
'Fire Wise On The Farm' Learn more about the challenges and opportunities facing southern farmers. Weekly stories and close-up features ...
Georgia Farm Monitor
October 02, 2017
S-2017, E-40
Learn more about the challenges and opportunities facing southern farmers. Weekly stories and close-up features about the people and issues ...
Georgia Farm Monitor
October 01, 2017
S-2017, E-40
Learn more about the challenges and opportunities facing southern farmers. Weekly stories and close-up features about the people and issues ...
Georgia Farm Monitor
September 24, 2017
S-2017, E-39
Learn more about the challenges and opportunities facing southern farmers. Weekly stories and close-up features about the people and issues ...
Georgia Farm Monitor
September 18, 2017
S-2017, E-38
Learn more about the challenges and opportunities facing southern farmers. Weekly stories and close-up features about the people and issues ...
Georgia Farm Monitor
September 10, 2017
S-2017, E-37
Learn more about the challenges and opportunities facing southern farmers. Weekly stories and close-up features about the people and issues ...
Georgia Farm Monitor
September 03, 2017
S-2017, E-36
Learn more about the challenges and opportunities facing southern farmers. Weekly stories and close-up features about the people and issues ...
Georgia Farm Monitor
August 27, 2017
S-2017, E-35
Learn more about the challenges and opportunities facing southern farmers. Weekly stories and close-up features about the people and issues ...
Georgia Farm Monitor
August 20, 2017
Learn more about the challenges and opportunities facing southern farmers. Weekly stories and close-up features about the people and issues ...
Georgia Farm Monitor
August 13, 2017
Learn more about the challenges and opportunities facing southern farmers. Weekly stories and close-up features about the people and issues ...
Georgia Farm Monitor
August 11, 2017
S-2017, E-41
Learn more about the challenges and opportunities facing southern farmers. Weekly stories and close-up features about the people and issues ...
Georgia Farm Monitor
July 30, 2017
S-2017, E-31
Learn more about the challenges and opportunities facing southern farmers. Weekly stories and close-up features about the people and issues
Georgia Farm Monitor
July 17, 2017
S-2017, E-29
Learn more about the challenges and opportunities facing southern farmers. Weekly stories and close-up features about the people and issues
Georgia Farm Monitor
July 09, 2017
S-2017, E-29
Learn more about the challenges and opportunities facing southern farmers. Weekly stories and close-up features about the people and
Georgia Farm Monitor
July 07, 2017
S-2017, E-28
Learn more about the challenges and opportunities facing southern farmers. Weekly stories and close-up features about the people and
Georgia Farm Monitor
June 25, 2017
S-2017, E-26
Learn more about the challenges and opportunities facing southern farmers. Weekly stories and close-up features about the people and issues
Georgia Farm Monitor
June 18, 2017
S-2017, E-25
Learn more about the challenges and opportunities facing southern farmers. Weekly stories and close-up features about the people and issues
Georgia Farm Monitor
June 11, 2017
S-2017, E-24
Learn more about the challenges and opportunities facing southern farmers. Weekly stories and close-up features about the people and issues
Georgia Farm Monitor
June 04, 2017
S-2017, E-23
Learn more about the challenges and opportunities facing southern farmers. Weekly stories and close-up features about the people and issues