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And the American Farmland Trust has this amazing graphic that details how farmers markets can benefit growers and our communities. The Trust is also running a cool campaign where folks can pledge to support their local market by spending $10 a week there. As you’ll note in the graphic, $10 spent at your farmers market […]

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Love for the modern grocery-store turkey must be torture. They’re bred to have breasts so large that the males can’t mount females to mate, so artificial insemination is what’s kept their genetic tradition on so many dinner plates come the end of November. This bothered Cathy Payne. She started buying heritage breed turkeys, and reading […]

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On Monday July 30, county extension agents from across the state came to Habersham County to learn about Farm to School. The workshop featured an introduction to farm to school, the vital components required to make a sustainable relationship between farm and school, and the different ways a county agent can be involved in the […]

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