Tag: vegetables

19
Jul

Decades of federal land discrimination motivates farmer to mentor

Donnie McCrary’s youthful eyes and ears witnessed the outdoor altercation. His father, Turner McCrary, confronted land owner Sam Grice about…

18
Oct

The rural politician pushing an agriculture, academic-driven agenda

It’s hard to picture the 25- to 30-year-old pecan grove’s potential at first glance. Thick, heavily twisted vines; random roadside…

23
Sep

Gardener Ruth West’s tips for turning a backyard into a business

She cares for her mints over here. Spices over there. Fruit trees — guava, peach, pear, banana, apple and persimmons…

08
Mar

Eric Simpson + West Georgia Farmer’s Cooperative

Black Farmers' Network | Dr. Veronica Womack | Eric Simpson West Georgia Farmer's Cooperative

Recruiting for a more sustainable farming community in the Black Belt Region