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GYFA Summer Tour      
Jackson & Madison County Young Farmers will be hosting the 2018 Summer Tour June 22-23, 2018.  

This annual event is held in a Georgia county or combination of surrounding counties where there is an active Young Farmers chapter to host the event. The tour showcases agriculture in these counties, and gives participants an overview of selected agribusiness and agricultural production sites.

D & H Manufacturing      
 Back Home In 2009, Mr. and Mrs. Harrell started a business called, D&H Manufacturing, making and installing livestock handling equipment for farmers and county/school livestock arenas. They have a wide range of chutes, alleys and tubs to choose from as well as a wide range to build custom projects for any of your specific needs. D and H Manufacturing are also a trusted dealer of both Pearson and Arrowquip Livestock Equipment. Mr. and Mrs. Harrell have four children, and farm alongside their family business. 

Jaemor Farms      
Jaemor Farmsis a 5th generation owned and operated produce farm in Northeast Georgia. The Echols family farms sits in three counties, Hall, Habersham, and Banks, and grows 17 different types of produce annually. Peaches, strawberries and pumpkins are the top crops, followed by people that agritourism events bring into the farm. Jaemor has two farm markets locations, one on the farm in Alto and another market in Commerce on Hwy. 441 near the outlet mall. Jaemor was local before local was cool!

Potts Brothers Farm      
Potts Bros. Farmis a diversified cattle operation in Northeast Georgia, near Jefferson. The farm has been in the Potts family since 1884, and Kyle Potts, his wife Chelsey and their three kids are proud to continue the legacy of raising beef cattle on the land. Kyle, along with his father, Jeff, and their wonderful crew manage a large feeder cattle program. Recently, they have put together a quality herd of Angus females with intentions to grow. Kyle is a great family man and good Christian soul. He has the ability to think on a large scale, has the knowledge to handle large financial responsibility and has a deep understanding of feeding cattle. Kyle and Jeff have seen all sides of the commercial cattle sector. They understand performance traits, carcass quality and feed conversion. Kyle and Jeff understand the southern cattle market and the needs for cattle that work in this environment.

Rocking W Angus      
     Rocking W Angus is a small, family operated registered Black Angus seedstock program that works diligently with the ever-changing pool of available genetic information to improve our A.I. and embryo transplant operations. We are proud to be a Gardiner Angus Ranch Allied Producer and as such, we incorporate the time-tested concepts of using proven sire and daughters of proven sires to produce offspring that add value and a higher level of predictability for our customers. Our goal of producing Angus cattle that are efficient in the pasture, express good carcass and maternal traits and meet the needs of our customers in all aspects of the industry is always at the forefront of our decisions.
    We firmly believe that a man’s word is his bond. You have OUR word that we will work hard to offer the very best and earn your business along the way. You’re welcome at our door any time. We always look forward to riding through the cattle! 
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Drew Wilson, Manager
Kirk Childress, Herdsman
Robin Wilson, Owner
Brock Wilson, Owner
Rocking  W Angus
4705 Waterworks Rd
Jefferson, GA 30549

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