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Georgia produce growers, the Georgia Fruit and Vegetable Growers Association and other groups recently testified to federal agencies that domestic growers face a “staggering increase" of produce from Mexico.
Aug 23, 2020 by Chris Koger
The Georgia Department of Agriculture and the Vidalia Onion Committee have decided on this year’s official pack date for the sweet onion.
Mar 24, 2020 by Amy Sowder
The Office of U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer has scheduled hearings for growers to talk about concerns of unfair competition with Mexican products.
Mar 06, 2020 by Chris Koger
Growers of Vidalia onions in Georgia have voted in favor of continuing the marketing order for the sweet onions.
Jan 31, 2020 by Chris Koger
In the wake of trade deals that have left some U.S. produce growers unhappy about an influx of imported fruits and vegetables, the new American Grown campaign is taking its message to consumers instead of lawmakers.
Jan 09, 2020 by Chris Koger
Shuman Farms, Reidsville, Ga., is revamping its organic onion packaging with a netted bag that uses less plastic.
Sep 09, 2019 by Chris Koger