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On July 19, the Georgia Organics Farm to School and Farmer Services teams partnered with Global Growers to host a food safety training for approximately 15 farmers in Burke County, GA. The farmers received information about various food safety topics including: tips for maintaining a clean facility hand washing techniques and overall sanitation instructions for […]

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“I never would have dreamed that I would come back to South Georgia to farm,” said Relinda Walker, owner and manager of the 125 acres that comprise the third-generation Walker Organic Farm. “Even though I grew up on a farm, I never really had a connection to it. ” At the time she decided to […]

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We wanted to talk to farmers who haven’t always made their careers as growers about what influenced them to make the switch to farming full-time. In this series, we’ll ask growers what they were doing before they became farmers and why they decided to make the switch. Our first farmer is Cathy Payne who owns Broad River Pastures […]

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