Georgia Business

Georgia Business

Ex-Equifax executive charged with insider trading

A former Equifax executive who sold stock for nearly $1 million before the company’s massive data breach was publicly announced faces insider trading charges.

Georgia grower named to USDA Egg Board

U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue announced last week the appointment of 11 members and 10 alternates to serve on the American Egg Board....

It’s Flood Safety Preparedness Week!

Flood Safety Preparedness Week in Georgia is March 11‐16, and Insurance Commissioner Ralph Hudgens wants to remind Georgians that a flood insurance policy can...

Delta CEO insists we are not taking sides in US gun debate

After Delta Air Lines withstood swift political retribution in its home state of Georgia for cutting ties with the National Rifle Association, the airline’s...

Georgia-Pacific to build new lumber plant in east Georgia

Georgia-Pacific says the site is adjacent to its existing lumber mill. Plans call for the existing plant to continue full operations until the new facility is completed.

Georgia Dept. of Ag trying to broker trade deal with Ireland

Georgia Agriculture Commissioner Gary W. Black met with the Republic of Ireland Minster for Agriculture Michael Creed to discuss the potential of an exchange program between Georgia and Ireland regulatory officials.

Georgia gov: Facebook to put $750M data center near Atlanta

Facebook is investing $750 million over the next five years to build a huge data center outside of Atlanta as the demand for data storage continues to increase.

2 Georgians named to USDA National Pork Producers Delegate Body

Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue recently announced the appointment of 157 producers and 6 importers to the 2018 National Pork Producers Delegate Body.

Ag Commissioner Issues Warning About Kerosene Sold in Georgia

A warning from the Georgia Commissioner of Agriculture.