Reynolds Plantation

Our presentation was on Reynolds Plantation, which we will get the opportunity to visit on Day Two of our whirlwind tour of Georgia agriculture. Located on Lake Oconee in Greensboro, Reynolds Plantation is a community known for its elaborate houses, beautiful scenery, and some of Georgia’s most renowned golf courses….
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Serenbe Farms

Whitney and I did our presentation on Serenbe farms which will be our second visit on Friday.  Sernbe farms is apart of an “agrihood,” with the main attraction of the neighborhood being their 25-acre organic farm.  Serenbe was started by Steve and Marie Nygren.  Steve Nygren wanted to build a…
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McCorkle Nurseries

Hey guys, Whitney and I presented on McCorkle Nurseries. The ling to their website is http://mccorklenurseries.com, and here are the slides from our presentations:   McCorkle’s Nursery
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Pike Creek Turf

Pike Creek Turf Blog Pike Creek Turf is a turf farm in Adel, Georgia.  They pride themselves on certified, fumigated turf grasses and offer 14 varieties.  We have attached the PowerPoint if you would like more information.  We will be eating a meal when we visit them and have heard…
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The Rock Ranch

The Rock Ranch located in The Rock, Georgia just an hour south of Atlanta was established in 1989 as a working cattle ranch by the late S. Truett Cathy. The ranch started as a 1,500 acre working cattle ranch focused on high quality purebred Brangus cattle. The ranch has maintained…
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Lewis Taylor Farms

Hannah Wilson and I did our pre-trip presentation on Lewis Taylor Farms and both found it a pretty interesting place. When you visit their website, you’re greeted with a large quote that reads “Georgia grown from field to fork,” and they take that seriously. They use some interesting farming practices,…
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Vidalia Onion Farms – Pre-trip Blog Post

Vidalia Onion Farm   Vidalia onions are an area-specific crop named for the geographical location of their cultivation. Different varieties of vidalia onions are labeled due to the origin of production and the niche market that they accommodate. Bland Farms is a proud supporter of vidalia onions and handles all aspects…
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