GET TO KNOW GFA
The Georgia Foundation for Agriculture is a 501c3 non profit organization. We are developing a pipeline for Georgia’s next generation of farmers and agricultural leaders. Through early exposure to agriculture, classroom learning, higher education, farm-based mentorship and professional learning, our programs provide a structured path that fosters growth and sparks passion in agriculture during one’s educational journey.
WHO WE ARE
WHO WE SERVE
To prepare the next generation of Georgia farmers and leaders for success in agriculture.
We envision a day when people across Georgia are fully equipped to address the challenges facing agriculture and preserve the future of farming, together.
Our target audience for our programs include students, teachers and farmers across Georgia.
OUR PROGRAM AREAS
HISTORY OF OUR ORGANIZATION
The Georgia Foundation for Agriculture, was founded by the Georgia Farm Bureau, in 2014 under the name “Georgia Farm Bureau Foundation for Agriculture.” As the organization evolved so did its mission. The GFB Foundation for Agriculture was founded with the primary objective of advancing Georgia agriculture and creating healthy communities. Under its new name, the Georgia Foundation for Agriculture will invest in the next generation of agricultural leaders through a developed pipeline of programs that will deepen the organization’s impact in Georgia agricultural community.