Earlie on Farmers Market. Packed Onion for Market in Background - Approx. 1950-52 Earlie on Farmers Market. Packed Onion for Market in Background - Approx. 1950-52

Vidalia History

The new facility was not only located at the hub of several major roads, but also it was almost dead center among the bustling towns of Macon, Augusta, and Savannah. Word of “those sweet onions from Vidalia” began to spread throughout the state, and a name was born.

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The onion is the most favorite food that grows.

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- George Washington, First U.S. President, reputed to never tell a lie.