Vidalia Onion Harvest now underway!!
G&R Farms’ Peruvian Sweet Onions
receive certification by Rainforest Alliance
Citing support for a healthier planet and an improved quality of life for farming communities, Walt Dasher announced today that G&R Farms is now shipping Peruvian Sweet Onions that are Rainforest Alliance CertifiedTM. continue reading
G&R Farms announces new Operations Manager
Former USDA Produce Inspector Michael Sutton adds extensive experience
Michael Sutton, who has more than 40 years of experience in the produce industry, has been named Operations Manager of G&R Farms, Georgia’s oldest grower of Vidalia® Sweet Onions.continue reading
Growing America’s Farmers
(L-R) Jim Williams, executive director of development for the National FFA Organization; Walt Dasher, founder of Growing America’s Farmers and co-owner of G&R Farms; Mark Poeschi, chief executive officer of the National FFA Organization.
Retailers support ag scholarship program
Participating retailers in more than 30 states contributed a percentage of sales from this year’s crop of Vidalia Onions to support Growing America’s Farmers (GAF), a non-profit foundation that provides college scholarships through the National Future Farmers of America Organization.continue reading