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  1. California: Advanced Precision Farming Course Offered Online, Nov. 14 – Dec. 16

    November 14 @ 8:00 am - December 16 @ 5:00 pm
  2. Arkansas: 5 Income Tax Schools in Nov, Dec.

    November 14 @ 8:00 am - December 6 @ 5:00 pm
  3. Mississippi: Row Crop Short Course, Starkville, Dec. 5-7

    December 5 @ 8:00 am - December 7 @ 5:00 pm
  4. California Almond Conference, Sacramento, Dec. 6-8

    December 6 @ 8:00 am - December 8 @ 5:00 pm
  5. Kentucky: 2016 Early Bird Meetings, Dec. 6-8

    December 6 @ 8:00 am - December 8 @ 5:00 pm
  6. Texas Plant Protection Association Conference, Bryan, Dec. 6-7

    December 6 @ 8:00 am - December 7 @ 5:00 pm
  7. ‘Ties to the Land’ Program, Texarkana, Dec. 6

    December 6 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  8. Kansas: Ag Law & Lease Workshop, Salina, Dec. 6

    December 6 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  9. Texas: Private Pesticide Applicator License Training, Dec. 6, 15

    December 6 @ 8:00 am - December 15 @ 5:00 pm
  10. Kansas: K-State Program to Help Farmers Deal with Historic Ag Downturn

    December 7, 2016 @ 8:00 am - February 15, 2017 @ 5:00 pm
  11. Texas: Field Crops and Beef Workshop, Edna, Dec. 8

    December 8 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  12. Texas: High Plains Ag Conference, Lubbock, Dec. 9

    December 9 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  13. Alabama: Corn and Wheat Short Course, Auburn, Dec. 12-13

    December 12 @ 8:00 am - December 13 @ 5:00 pm
  14. Texas: 55th Blackland Income Growth Conference, Waco, Dec. 13

    December 13 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  15. Indiana: Crop Adviser Conference, Indianapolis, Dec. 13-14

    December 13 @ 8:00 am - December 14 @ 5:00 pm
  16. Indiana: Beginning Farmer Workshop, Indianapolis, Dec. 14

    December 14 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  17. Missouri: Crop Management Conference, Columbia, Dec. 15-16

    December 15 @ 8:00 am - December 16 @ 5:00 pm
  18. South Carolina: Ag Marketing Seminar, Myrtle Beach, Jan. 4-6

    January 4, 2017 @ 8:00 am - January 6, 2017 @ 5:00 pm
  19. South Carolina: 4 Upcoming Forest Management Workshops for Woodland Owners

    January 12, 2017 @ 8:00 am - February 10, 2017 @ 5:00 pm
  20. Illinois: 4 Regional Crop Management Conferences in Jan., Feb.

    January 18, 2017 @ 8:00 am - February 15, 2017 @ 5:00 pm
  21. Texas: Red River Crops Conference, Childress Jan. 24-25

    January 24, 2017 @ 8:00 am - January 25, 2017 @ 5:00 pm
  22. Indiana: Ag Business Management Workshop, West Lafayette, Jan. 31 – Feb. 2

    January 31, 2017 @ 8:00 am - February 2, 2017 @ 5:00 pm
Georgia: 4 Considerations for 2017 Disease, Nematode Management

Georgia: 4 Considerations for 2017 Disease, Nematode Management

👤By Andrew Sawyer, Thomas County Ag 🕔Dec 2, 2016

With a weak La Nina active, here are a few things to think about with regards to disease and nematode management in preparation for the 2017 field season.

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Georgia: Kubota Tractor Starts Distribution Center Expansion in Jefferson

Georgia: Kubota Tractor Starts Distribution Center Expansion in Jefferson

👤From a Press Release 🕔Dec 1, 2016

Kubota Tractor Corporation announced today that it has begun construction on an important 617,865 sq. ft. expansion of its National Distribution Center (NDC) on the company’s existing property in Jefferson, Georgia. The Georgia project is adjacent to the Kubota Industrial Equipment

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Georgia: Dusting Wheat? Maybe Not the Best Idea.

Georgia: Dusting Wheat? Maybe Not the Best Idea.

👤By Jeff Cook, University of Georgia 🕔Nov 23, 2016

Middle Georgia is under the worst drought conditions that many have ever seen. Combined with the loss of yield potential as we move away from optimal planting date, dusting in wheat now may not be the best idea.

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Georgia Sorghum: Zest Approved for Herbicide-Resistant Varieties

Georgia Sorghum: Zest Approved for Herbicide-Resistant Varieties

👤By Andrew Sawyer, University of Georgia 🕔Nov 23, 2016

Zest 75WDG (nicosulfuron) has received Georgia approval for use on Inzen herbicide-tolerant grain sorghum varieties.

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Georgia Field Reports: Farmers Give Up Hope of Winter Forages

Georgia Field Reports: Farmers Give Up Hope of Winter Forages

👤From USDA 🕔Nov 15, 2016

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending November 13, 2016. County Comments Paul Pugliese, Bartow County Local cattle producers have been culling cows and feeding hay during the latter part of the summer and throughout fall. Most farmers have

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Georgia Pecans: Will Stuart Nuts Open?

Georgia Pecans: Will Stuart Nuts Open?

👤By Lenny Wells, University of Georgia 🕔Nov 11, 2016

The biggest concern right now for most pecan growers is the delay in ‘Stuart’ shuck split. I have had many calls asking “Will these nuts ever open”? For the most part, yes they will. The delay in Stuart shuck split should

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Georgia: Drought Hurting Farmers, Could Continue in 2017

Georgia: Drought Hurting Farmers, Could Continue in 2017

👤By Clint Thompson, University of Georgia 🕔Nov 11, 2016

Georgia farmers are experiencing one of the worst droughts in recent memory, and University of Georgia climatologist Pam Knox cautions that there could be a potential repeat next year. “I’m thinking about April 1 of next year. If we haven’t

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Georgia Weather: 75% of State in Some Level of Drought

Georgia Weather: 75% of State in Some Level of Drought

👤By Pam Knox, University of Georgia 🕔Nov 11, 2016

After five months of above-normal temperatures and dry conditions, almost 75 percent of Georgia is now experiencing some level of drought. Because of the continued hot, dry conditions, the drought expanded and strengthened west of a line running from Screven

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Georgia Field Reports: Harvest Continues, Too Dry for Other Field Work

Georgia Field Reports: Harvest Continues, Too Dry for Other Field Work

👤From USDA 🕔Nov 8, 2016

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending November 6, 2016. County Comments Eddie Ayers, Gilmer County Only 1.22 inches of rain since September 1. Last recorded rainfall of 0.01 inches on September 21 has stopped all planting activities. Over

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Georgia Field Reports: Harvest Continues in Dry Conditions; No Fall Planting

Georgia Field Reports: Harvest Continues in Dry Conditions; No Fall Planting

👤From USDA 🕔Oct 31, 2016

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending October 30, 2016. County Comments Greg Bowman, Gordon County Another week, same story. No rain, no grass, no way to plant winter annuals. Many livestock animals are in a lesser body condition

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