77-Year old Pole Vaulter Credits Farm Life

[Music] [Walton County, Georgia/Produced by Ray D’Alessio] [Ray D’Alessio] Each morning, Cook Holliday makes the short walk from his house in Walton County to this, by definition, a pole barn. But it’s not just a pole barn in the traditional sense. You see, at the tender young age of 77, Cook Holliday is an accomplished […]

Meet the 2017 GFB Excellence in Agriculture Winners

[Skye Pennino – 2017 GFB Excellence in Ag Winner] This past year has, has been amazing. You know, starting off in January with the discussion meet, making it all the way to the final four. And I guess the greatest thing that has happened, I guess to me personally through it is, people have started […]

Agriculture and K-9 Intervention Saved this Veteran’s Life

{Sad Dramatic Music] [Chris Dorsey/Founder, Warrior Farms] You know, I had… I was self-medicating with alcohol. I’d pushed my family away, failed relationships. I was in the middle of a custody battle for my son. So I was sitting’ there with my 45 in my hand and on my bathroom floor, ready to take my […]

Agriculture Included in Recent Climate Conference

[Atlanta, GA/John Holcomb ‚Äì Reporting] It’s a word that you hear all the time these days: climate change, and no matter your beliefs or stance on the topic, discussions are happening on it. That was the case in Atlanta recently as the Georgia Climate Project hosted a conference to discuss Georgia’s future in regard to […]

Self-Proclaimed “Farm Babe” Shares Tips For Advocating for Agriculture

[Michelle Miller – The Farm Babe] Hi, my name is Michelle Miller, I also go as the Farm Babe on social media, do public speaking, I’m an agricultural columnist and do a lot of social media outreach to help consumers understand how their food is produced from more of a science-based perspective. So, I guess […]

Canadian Based Company Builds State of The Art Greenhouse in Fort Valley

[Music] [Chris Veillon/Chief Marketing Officer, Pure Flavor] In Georgia, this is our first project. We researched hundreds of different sites throughout the US for that first initial American investment and settled on Fort Valley in Peach County. Shovels in the ground, first shovel in the ground was the 27th of September back in 2017. A […]