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Agriculture & Natural Resources Updates for Fannin & Gilmer Counties


  • Hummingbird feeder

    With warmer weather finding its way into North Georgia, it is time to roll out the welcome mat for one of Georgia’s most loved pollinators – the hummingbird. Anyone who has witnessed these fantastic creatures in action are well aware of how they got their name. While the hummingbird may be Georgia’s smallest bird, they…

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  • Woodpeckers are highly visible snag users.

    Aside from endeavoring to identify every tree I walk past when I’m walking my beloved four-legged companions, Susie Q and Maggie Mae, I get a pretty big kick out of seeing snags and downed logs on people’s property. Yes, I’m that person looking and scouring over your landscape, but I’m not ruminating over your grass…

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