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More than two dozen vegetables are grown commercially in Georgia with a Farm Gate value of nearly $1.1 billion. Georgia is one of the top producers of fresh vegetables in the U.S.
UGA Vegetable Team
The University of Georgia Vegetable Team works collaboratively to take a sustainable approach in tackling important issues facing Georgia vegetable producers.
Members of the Vegetable Team reach growers through the county agriculture agents that are part of the University of Georgia Cooperative Extension Service, as well as partnering with such groups as the Georgia Fruit and Vegetable Growers Association, Georgia Watermelon Growers Association and Eastern Cantaloupe Growers Association.