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Lizz Lanius is one of our valued My Market Ambassadors, supporting the Freedom Farmer’s Market at the Carter Center. You can find her on Saturday’s from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Carter Center on Freedom Parkway in Atlanta. Unfamiliar with My Market? Here’s a quick refresher. G.O.’s My Market Club offers new farmers market shoppers great rewards like $5 […]

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By Pam Knox, UGA Agricultural Climatologist There’s been a lot of hype in the popular news this month about the prospects for a very strong El Nino, which is developing in the eastern Pacific Ocean and is expected to peak this winter. El Nino is the warm phase of an oscillation in Pacific Ocean temperatures […]

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Eugene Cooke is the founder of Grow Where You Are, a dynamic full-service social enterprise in the field of local food systems. Grow Where You Are partners with organizations and individuals to bring food abundance to communities and those who value real food, designing, installing, and maintaining multiple public and private spaces where food is […]

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While some tend to think of government labeling as a method of achieving consumer protection, and in some ways it certainly is. However, when we don’t understand the truth behind the labeling, the labels can be just as misleading as they are informative. For example, most people understand that the term “organic” is important today. […]

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Heirloom Café & Fresh Market celebrates local farmers and our community by crafting fresh takes on heritage dishes. Heirloom Café & Fresh Market strives to create that passion, community and joy for others. The Boulevard Neighborhood in Athens, Ga. is a special place, full of historic homes of many different styles and full of many different people, […]

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Timothy King is one of our valued My Market Ambassadors, supporting the Forsyth Farmers Market. You can find him on Saturday’s from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. rain or shine. Unfamiliar with My Market? Here’s a quick refresher. G.O.’s My Market Club offers new farmers market shoppers great rewards like $5 in market tokens to spend on […]

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