McCorkle Nurseries

Automation, as seen here at McCorkle Nurseries, has been one response that the agricultural industry has utilized to resolve employment gaps. Many Georgia farmers are struggling to meet their labor needs. The federal H2-A visa program, which provides temporary visas to farmworkers, has provided some relief. This method allows agricultural…
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McCorkle Nursery – Post-trip Blog

The McCorkle Nursery was one of my favorite stops during the CAES Spring Break Tour of Georgia Agriculture. McCorkle Nursery, soon to be celebrating their 75th anniversary, grows and distributes over four million potted plants annually on a property of over 300 acres. While focusing on the whole sale production…
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