Posted: 02/16/2012 - Cotton Futures
Posted: 02/16/2012 - Cotton Futures
Posted: 02/09/2012 - Georgia's agriculture commissioner traveled to Washington to urge members of Congress to reform a federal guest worker program to make it easier for farmers to use.
Updated: 02/03/2012 - Extreme drought conditions were a big hassle for farmers last growing season. Although they can't control the weather there are some parts of the business they can manage. That's why they're gathering at the Wiregrass Cotton Expo for the latest education.
Updated: 01/31/2012 - 2011 was a good year for crop prices and for area farmers.
Posted: 01/31/2012 - Cotton futures mixed
Posted: 01/27/2012 - The Alabama Department of Revenue (ADOR) reminds Alabama farmers that April 2, 2012, is the deadline date for filing their 2011 state fuel tax refund claims with the ADOR.
Posted: 01/24/2012 - Cotton numbers
Posted: 01/03/2012 - CHICAGO (AP) -- Grains futures traded mixed Tuesday on the Chicago Board of Trade.
Posted: 12/20/2011 - A new prescribed burning program at Lake Lanier is set to begin this winter by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.
Posted: 12/07/2011 - Jeremy and Lindsey Brown of Montgomery and their two daughters, 2-year-old Ansley and two-month-old Lydia Grace, have been named Alabama's outstanding young farm family by the Alabama Farmer's Federation.
Posted: 11/29/2011 - The 90th anniversary meeting of the Alabama Farmers Federation starting Sunday in Mobile will feature Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley and former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee.
Posted: 11/07/2011 - MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) -- Alabama cotton farmers say they're seeing a combination of good crops and good prices they haven't witnessed in more than a decade.
Posted: 11/04/2011 - Agriculture and highway safety leaders are joining forces to make Georgia’s roads safer during the harvest season.
Updated: 11/02/2011 - With the state’s unemployment rate at just under 10 percent, supporters of Alabama's new immigration law say they want to put as many Alabamians to work as possible.
Updated: 10/27/2011 - State officials will formally open a new facility in north Georgia to house abandoned and abused horses.
Posted: 10/20/2011 - Cotton Prices
Updated: 10/14/2011 - The Alabama Department of Agriculture held a statewide webinar to help explain key points of the new immigration law. However, it may have been bad timing.
Posted: 10/12/2011 - A dedication ceremony is being held for a newly expanded agriculture laboratory in south Georgia. Gov. Nathan Deal and Agriculture Commissioner Gary Black plan to attend the ceremony Wednesday morning in Tifton.
Posted: 10/05/2011 - A lawsuit accuses a South Georgia farmer of discriminating against U.S. and black workers because of their race and national origin while giving better treatment to workers from Mexico.
Posted: 09/30/2011 - State officials are investigating to see how millions of honey bees were killed in Brevard County.
Posted: 09/29/2011 - MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) -- Agriculture and Industries Commissioner John McMillan has announced a statewide web seminar series on Alabama's new immigration law.
Posted: 09/28/2011 - Officials say a new type of tree disease has been confirmed in southwest Alabama.
Posted: 09/21/2011 - Police say a group of thieves swarmed a farmers market in northeast Georgia, where they distracted the owners and got away with $8,000 from a money drawer.
Posted: 09/19/2011 - Clinton says female farmers are offered less resources than their male counterparts.
Posted: 09/19/2011 - Farmers and Alabama state lawmakers are meeting to discuss a labor shortage that growers blame on a new law targeting illegal immigrants.