Category: Georgia

Millennial Trailblazer: Georgia-born and bred, Cliff Riner is exactly where he wants to be

Millennial Trailblazer: Georgia-born and bred, Cliff Riner is exactly where he wants to be

When we finally caught up with Cliff Riner, Vidalia Onion and Vegetable Research Center coordinator and area onion agent with the University of Georgia Extension Service in Lyons, ...

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Market and Crop Updates for March 9

Market and Crop Updates for March 9

MARKET Washington: Trish Lovell with Agri-Pack in Pasco said on March 8 that onion prices are “pretty weak, and there doesn’t seem to be much strength.” She said, “Everybody needs ...

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Market and Crop Updates for March 2

Market and Crop Updates for March 2

MARKET Washington: Brenden Kent with Sunset Produce in Prosser reported on March 1 that demand is strong this week. “Actually, our demand last week exceeded expectations for this ...

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Market and Crop Update for Feb. 23

Market and Crop Update for Feb. 23

MARKET UPDATE Washington: Dan Borer with Keystone Fruit Marketing in Walla Walla told us demand for company’s hybrids out of Washington has been steady for this time of year. “The ...

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Market and Crop Updates for February 9

Market and Crop Updates for February 9

MARKET Nevada: Cindy Elrod with Peri and Sons in Yerington, NV, told us that the market is “settling now that the weather has moderated a bit,” although she added that Washington ...

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Vidalia likely escapes major impact from recent storms

Vidalia likely escapes major impact from recent storms

Torrential rains, heavy winds and scattered hail that hit much of Georgia from Friday, Jan. 20, through Sunday, Jan. 22, dumped anywhere from six to 8-plus inches of rain on Vidal ...

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Shuman celebrates holidays by giving to others

Shuman celebrates holidays by giving to others

Long known for its Christian philosophy of doing unto others, Shuman Produce in Reidsville, GA, shares the spirit of Christmas through holiday programs as well as year-round assis ...

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Crop News for December 15

Crop News for December 15

Georgia: Dale DeBerry of AllVeg Sales in Bourne, TX, told us the Georgia crop he represents is “looking good” for a spring harvest. “My guys are finished planting,” Dale said. “I’ ...

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MILLENNIAL TRAILBLAZER: Aries Haygood brings Millennial spark and traditional values to onions

MILLENNIAL TRAILBLAZER: Aries Haygood brings Millennial spark and traditional values to onions

Just a few days shy of his 34th birthday, Aries Haygood, GM of M & T Farms Inc. in Lyons, GA, shared some thoughts about onions in general, Vidalias in particular and the dire ...

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Photo of the Week, December 15

Photo of the Week, December 15

Christmas in Downtown Savannah, GA. Photo taken on December 1, 2016 during the recent NOA Winter Convention. We’re linking to a story we ran last week with photos, just in case yo ...

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