Georgia senators call federal water rule a 'power grab'

...by the administration that will harm not only landowners but our entire agriculture industry in Georgia."The Georgia Farm Bureau is asking its members to write the senators and members of Congress to join the opposition to the rule. Chambliss...

Braxton Harrison Sr.

...personal farm and then encouraged others as a County Agent with the State of Georgia and as a Field Representative with Georgia Farm Bureau, where he retired in 1983. Braxton always had a beautiful garden which he and Nellie enjoyed sharing the bounty...

Tommy Proctor

...veteran, and member of Elam Baptist Church. He was also a member of the Operator Engineers Local Union #474 and the Georgia Farm Bureau. Funeral Services will be 2:00 p. m., Thursday at Elam Baptist Church with Revs. Kevin Farmer, Perry Hearn...

George Grimaud Jr.

...years. Additionally, Mr. Grimaud was a member of the Lafayette F&AM Lodge#23, a former State Director for Georgia Farm Bureau, and a former president of the Wilkes County Farm Bureau. He had also previously served as a coach for church-league...

Put Anderson in Congress

...Lee also has connections over the entire district because of his time in the Georgia General Assembly and the Georgia Farm Bureau. This will make him more electable in November.Lee Anderson is the logical choice July 31.David BirdsongAppling

Ga. might cut help for farmers to get US visas for migrant workers

...worker retention and a lack of available workers.Georgia Farm Bureau, the state's largest lobbying group for growers...said Jon Huffmaster, legislative director for the Georgia Farm Bureau. He said he was uncertain how many farmers used...

Spending will shrink, Deal tells farm group

...exemptions considered critical by agriculture.Deal was the keynote speaker at the 72nd annual convention of the Georgia Farm Bureau, a powerful lobbying group in a state where agriculture is the largest economic sector.The appearance demonstrated...

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State wary of changing Georgia farm rules

JEKYLL ISLAND - The one who spoke least Monday at the Georgia Farm Bureau meeting may have said the most that farmers wanted to hear.A.D. Frazier, chairman of a commission that is making recommendations...

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Across Georgia

...fired a warning shot at state lawmakers considering ways to crack down on illegal immigrants.Delegates to the Georgia Farm Bureau's annual convention voted Tuesday to adopt a policy that opposes any state immigration measure that "discriminates...

Georgia bill targets illegal immigrants

...infrastructure set up to do" it, Hively said. "We need immigration reform, but we need it at the national level."The Georgia Farm Bureau, a lobbying group, said it was still studying the proposal and could not immediately comment. But the organization...

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