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Blueberry boom

With the tally from the 2014 growing season complete, it’s official. Georgia now leads the nation in blueberry production. University of Georgia blueberry breeder Scott NeSmith, who is often credited with helping to create the beginnings of this blue tsunami, was surprised to hear Georgia’s production topped the nation this year. Read more

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Sweet release

It’s been three years since Ossabaw, a loggerhead turtle, was discovered alone in his nest on the beaches of Ossabaw Island by the Georgia Sea Turtle Cooperative network. Now, after a lot of TLC, it’s time for his real journey to begin. Read more