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At Georgia Organics, we love our farmers. Each month we’ll be showcasing our farmer members and the fabulous products they sell. This month we spoke to John Davis and Kimberly Koogler. John is the owner of Cosmos Farm in Carrollton, Ga. Kimberly is the CSA Manager and a vegetable farmer at Cosmos and the Farm […]

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Porter is a first generation Southerner who grew up in Savannah and transplanted to Atlanta in 2009 to attend college. She stumbled into working at the Grant Park Farmers Market as a vendor in 2012 and felt like she found her family and her purpose in the local food community. She began working for Community […]

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You want me to what? That was my initial thought after being asked by Kaiser Permanente to be a representative on their float at the Rose Parade. I never, ever thought of going to the Rose Parade, let alone being on a float.  It’s not like I volunteered to help with the homecoming float during […]

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Georgia Organics is proud to welcome our new Director of Development Jeff Romig to our team.  Keep reading to learn more about our newest Georgia Organics staff member. What was your previous job? From 2013 through 2016, I was the executive director for VOX Teen Communications, where metro Atlanta teens publish uncensored digital content daily […]

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What role do you play in the local, organic food movement? I chair the Carolina Gold Rice Foundation and also the Slow Food Ark of Taste for the South.  My efforts in the past decade have concentrated on the recovery of the most important and flavorful food crops developed in our region.  This entails knowing […]

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Meet Asa Ysrael, owner and operator of Local Lands Organically Grown Garden in Dublin, Ga. What made you decide to become a member of Georgia Organics? The overabundance of useful information, as well as the staff and my history with them.  You have serious people on your team and that is a rare commodity in […]

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Unbeknownst to Ross Harding, co-founder of Verdant Kitchen in Savannah, Ga., a cocktail party in New York City was about to change his life. Verdant Kitchen, described as a gourmet wellness business, sells a variety of products but focuses primarily on ginger and turmeric infused delights, like syrup and honey. The majority of their products […]

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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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Camp Twin Lakes provides life-changing, therapeutic, recreational, and medically-supportive camp experiences for children with serious illnesses, disabilities, and other life challenges. The Camp Twin Lakes Farm grows all-natural, healthy produce for campers and provides a fun and educational environment for them to learn about farming and agriculture. We talked to Farm Coordinator Nathan Fussell about […]

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