Post-Trip Blog

Now that this trip has concluded, I can say that I had a really great time. I learned so much and I am still amazed we were able to visit 20 places in 5 days.  It was cool to see the differences of how small family businesses ran versus large…
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Reflection Paper

  Eli Ingram Georgia Agricultural Tour Spring Break 2017 The Georgia Agricultural spring break tour of 2017 was an educational trip that ignited raw inspiration to me during my week spent touring around Georgia. The College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences at University of Georgia sponsored a spring break tour…
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Post Blog Rutland Farms

Rutland Farms – The Rutland Farms was a very inspirational trip to me during the 2017 UGA college spring break tour. The reason I enjoyed Rutland Farms so much is because it was a nice breath of fresh air during the trip. When we first arrived, we received a history…
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Post Trip: Reflecting on Rutland’s

Prior to the spring break trip, I researched Rutland’s Farm and Market located in Tifton, Georgia. After visiting the location, I can say—and I believe I speak for most of the students of this trip—that neither the farm nor the market disappointed in the quality of the experiences offered by…
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Post Trip- Rutland Farms

Rutland Farm was by far my favorite visit along this tour. I love every aspect of the farm and particularly how it is a family ran operation. Rutland Farm is also very diverse in that they have many different activities for kids to participate in, different fruits for families to…
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Pre Trip: Rutland Farm and Market

Prior to the trip, I researched Rutland Farm and Market in Tifton and, with a partner, presented to the class what I learned about this stop. Rutland Farm and Market was founded in 1916, and although it has grown from 36 acres to over 2,100 acres, it has remained family…
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Pre-Trip: Ready for Rutland’s

Prior to the spring break trip, I researched Rutland’s Farm and Market located in Tifton, Georgia. Coming from a childhood filled with both selling at and visiting various small-scale farmers’ markets, I was especially excited to have the opportunity to research this destination. The most noticeable aspect of the operation…
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Rutland Farms- Post Trip

My favorite stop along the Ag tour was Rutland farms. I love their whole operation and how dedicated they are to what they do. I love how they have something there for everyone to enjoy. The children will enjoy the petting zoo where the adults may enjoy shopping in the…
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