Tag Archives: Georgia Farm Bureau

Political Notes – Trump’s Georgia chair on the Muslim remarks

Donald Trump’s Georgia campaign chairman speaks out on the controversial Muslim immigrant remarks . . .

Tags: B.J. Pak , College Board , Donald Trump , Georgia Farm Bureau , Georgia Film Academy , Michael Williams , Muslim immigrants , Zippy Duvall

Georgia farms again face uncertain labor situation

The problem of finding enough workers to pick fruits and vegetables continues to overhang Georgia’s farming industry . . .

Tags: farmers , Gary Black , Georgia Agribusiness Council , Georgia Farm Bureau , migrant workers , Terry England

Labor issue is front and center at Farm Bureau convention

At the Georgia Farm Bureau’s annual convention, the talk is of how farmers can find enough migrant workers to harvest their crops . . .

Tags: Georgia Farm Bureau , immigration law , Jack Kingston , Lynn Westmoreland , Matt Ramsey , migrant workers , Nathan Deal

Political Notes — Go easy on immigrants, farmers warn

Georgia Farm Bureau warns lawmakers not to crack down too hard on immigrants, a primary source of labor for the state’s agriculture industry; Rep. Jack Kingston will not be the Appropriations Committee chairman . . .

Tags: Arizona law , GALEO , Georgia Democratic Party , Georgia Farm Bureau , Jack Kingston , Jane Kidd , Jerry Gonzalez , migrant workers , Seth Harp