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Tuesday, June 4, 2019
Office of Communications
Georgia Agriculture Commissioner Releases Statement on Disaster Relief Package
ATLANTA- Georgia Agriculture Commissioner Gary W. Black issued the following statement on the passage of the disaster relief bill.
“We are relieved to finally say a bipartisan disaster relief package is on its way to President Trump’s desk and our Georgia farmers will finally get much needed aid from historic devastation. We look forward to working with USDA to determine implementation of the funds allotted to Georgia farmers.”
About the GDA The Georgia Department of Agriculture (GDA) is the voice of the state’s agriculture community. The department's mission is to provide excellence in services and regulatory functions, to protect and promote agriculture and consumer interests, and to ensure an abundance of safe food and fiber for Georgia, America, and the world by using state-of-the-art technology and a professional workforce. For more information, visit www.agr.georgia.gov.