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Wednesday, June 6, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Sweet Corn and Blueberry Billboards in Atlanta »
Sweet Corn and Blueberry billboards have appeared in the Atlanta area this past week in addition to social media posts and...
Wednesday, June 6, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Vidalia Onion Business Council Awards Courtney Wilkes Scholarship to Brittany Braddy »
“As a part of my contribution to the agriculture industry, I want to foster a love for agriculture in my students that wil...
Wednesday, June 6, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Congressman Bishop Sends Letter to Dot Urging Waiver Extension on Electronic Logging Device Rule for »
WASHINGTON, D.C. – On Wednesday, Congressman Sanford D. Bishop, Jr. (GA-02), Ranking Member of the House Appropr...
Wednesday, June 6, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
H-2A Agricultural Worker Visa Modernization Efforts »
Over the past twelve months, GFVGA has been working with members of Congress, federal agency personnel and other organizat...
Tuesday, May 22, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
2018 RFP for GA Grown Pavilion at Fresh Summit Released »
The Georgia Fruit and Vegetable Growers Association is seeking bids for the design and installation of the Georgia Grown P...
Thursday, May 10, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
GFVGA Attends Farm Bill Fly-In in Washington D.C. »
GFVGA Executive Director Charles Hall joined with several other commodity organizations and United Fresh for a Farm Bill f...
Thursday, May 10, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Now Accepting Application for 2018 Golden Radish Award »
Applications are now open for the 2018 Golden Radish Award, Georgia’s premier farm to school award.  Presented by Geo...
Thursday, May 10, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Georgia Blueberry Growers Overwhelmingly Approve Continued Blueberry Assessment »
Georgia Blueberry Growers Overwhelmingly Approve Continued Blueberry Assessment Georgia blueberry growers overwhelmi...
Thursday, May 10, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Georgia farmers and ranchers: time is running out to complete the 2017 Census of Agriculture »
Georgia farmers and ranchers: time is running out to complete the 2017 Census of Agriculture NASS conducting phon...
Monday, April 2, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Georgia Vegetable Growers Overwhelmingly Approve Continued Vegetable Assessment »
Press Release FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 5, 2018 Office of Communications 404-656-3689  &nb...
Wednesday, March 7, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Still Time to be Counted in the 2017 Census of Agriculture »
WASHINGTON, Feb. 27, 2018 – Farmers and ranchers still have time to be counted in the 2017 Census of Agriculture, accord...
Wednesday, March 7, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
GFVGA Joins Produce Industry to Submit Comments on Transportation for the Fresh Produce Industry »
The Georgia Fruit and Vegetable Growers Association joined a number of other produce organizations to express  concer...
Wednesday, March 7, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
GFVGA Joins United's Government Relations Council on Congressional Visits to Washington »
GFVGA participated in the recent United Fresh Produce Association's Government Relations Council meeting in Washington to...
Wednesday, February 7, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
GAPs Online Produce Safety Course »
The next English GAPs Online Produce Safety Course will begin on February 21, 2018 and run through March 13, 2018 . &nb...
Wednesday, February 7, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
FDA Releases Guidance Documents to help Importers and Food Producers meet new FSMA Standards »
Recently, FDA issued five guidance documents to help importers and food producers meet key food safety provision...
Wednesday, February 7, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
GWA Welcomes 270+ to Annual Conference, Crowns New Queen »
The Georgia Watermelon Association (GWA) recently held its annual meeting in St. Simons, Ga. where they hosted more than 2...
Wednesday, February 7, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
GFVGA to co-host remote participation in Water Summit »
The two-day Water Summit is an opportunity for growers, industry representatives, educators and researchers to discuss wit...
Wednesday, February 7, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
FDA Enforcement Discretion »
In early January the FDA published Guidance for the Industry to state the intent of the FDA not to enforce certain regul...
Friday, January 26, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Contact Speaker Ryan About Ag Act Today »
Dear GFVGA Members,  As you know there is a lot of discussion happening in Washington regarding the DACA issue, bo...
Tuesday, October 10, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
GA Agritourism Map »
The Georgia Agritourism Association has a new online destination planning center. This new map feature showcases all GAA m...
Wednesday, August 2, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Cucurbit Leaf Crumple Virus (CuLCrV) has been found in South Georgia in 2017 »
Alert from Dr. Stormy Sparks and Dr. Bhabesh Dutta: While we have all been bracing for the potential onslaught of si...
Wednesday, August 2, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Updates from United Fresh Government Relations Community »
Another busy week in Washington, DC  for the fresh produce industry and United Fresh. From immigration to trade, ther...
Thursday, July 6, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
GFVGA Gives Testimony at June 24 Farm Bill Listening Session »
Gainesville, Fla-   House Agriculture Committee Chairman K. Michael Conaway (TX-11) along with several members of th...
Thursday, July 6, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Our Deepest Condolences to the Families of Steve Sumner and Charles Hart »
GFVGA is saddened to have lost two tremendous leaders this summer.    Steve Sumner, Omega, Ga, the GFVGA...
Tuesday, June 20, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
RFP for GA Grown Pavilion at PMA Fresh Summit Released »
The Georgia Fruit and Vegetable Growers Association is seeking bids for the design and installation of the Georgia Grown P...

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