October 14, 2020 Vol. 2, No. 20

Facility was home for UGA dairy research since 1998. 

Look for contest details about the 2021 contest next spring on GFB social media and at county offices. 

Governor says economic recovery is going well, but would like improvements to commodity prices.

Four projects will expand medical and educational capabilities in rural areas.

Program compensates producers for losses caused by natural disasters in 2018 and 2019.

Probe to focus on economic damage to U.S. growers from Mexican imports.

New deadline is for self-response and field collectors.

Pecan crop could be state's largest since 2007.

Sites in Cartersville and Gainesville will have combined capacity of 300,000 square feet and employ 170 people.
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Check out the latest episode, where the gang talks about the 2020 Georgia Junior National Livestock Shows, safe interactions with wildlife and the first "Behind the Bureau" segment.

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UGA Partners with Kansas State to Protect Meat Processing Facilities

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Member benefit spotlight: Georgia Farm Bureau Medicare Supplement Plan

Georgia Farm Bureau is partnering with Family Life Insurance Company to offer its members a new Medicare supplement plan. It’s built to help with costs Medicare alone doesn’t cover.

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Georgia Farm Bureau 
Ag Publications Staff

Jay Stone: jjstone@gfb.org
Jennifer Whittaker: jawhittaker@gfb.org
Kenny Burgamy: kdburgamy@gfb.org

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