Georgia Cotton: Reducing Hurricane Risk with Earlier Harvest – Study Jan 29, 2020

🕔Jan 29, 2020
Georgia’s cotton crop was decimated by Hurricane Michael in 2018. Now, University of Georgia Cooperative Extension cotton agronomist Jared Whitaker is hoping his research will help alleviate some of the […]

Georgia Pecans: New Tools Help Protect Against Fungicide-Resistant Scab Nov 6, 2019

🕔Nov 6, 2019
To protect against scab disease resistance, Georgia pecan farmers now have a new fungicide in their arsenal, according to University of Georgia plant pathologist Tim Brenneman. Miravis, which is already […]

Georgia Peanuts: Tomato Spotted Wilt Virus a Significant Problem in 2019 Oct 21, 2019

🕔Oct 21, 2019
University of Georgia Cooperative Extension plant pathologist Bob Kemerait cautions Georgia peanut producers in the midst of harvesting this year’s crop that it’s never too early to look ahead to […]

Georgia Cotton: Proper Defoliation Timing an Important Decision Aug 30, 2019

🕔Aug 30, 2019
With harvest season less than a month away for some Georgia cotton farmers, knowing when to defoliate is an important decision all growers have to make, according to Mark Freeman, […]

Georgia Peanuts: Drought Threatens Dryland Crop Aug 16, 2019

🕔Aug 16, 2019
Current drought conditions could negatively influence Georgia peanut farmers’ plans for this year’s dryland crop, according to University of Georgia Cooperative Extension peanut agronomist Scott Monfort. While some fields are […]

Georgia Peanut Achievement Club Meeting Honors Growers Aug 14, 2019

🕔Aug 14, 2019
The University of Georgia Peanut Team honored Georgia’s top peanut producers this weekend at the annual Georgia Peanut Achievement Club meeting held on Jekyll Island, Georgia. Fifteen farmers/farms were recognized […]

Georgia Peaches: Crop in Good Shape After 2 Down Years Aug 2, 2019

🕔Aug 2, 2019
Georgia peach farmers are feeling “peachy” about the outlook for this season’s crop, which is expected to more than double last year’s volume, according to Jeff Cook, University of Georgia […]

Georgia Corn: Don’t Stop Managing Weeds After Harvest Jul 31, 2019

🕔Jul 31, 2019
Georgia corn farmers are preparing for harvest, but they can’t take a break once they ship their crops to market. That time should be focused on staying ahead of weeds […]

Georgia: Field Day, Midville, Aug. 14 Jul 22, 2019

🕔Jul 22, 2019
The University of Georgia Southeast Georgia Research and Education Center (SREC) in Midville, Georgia, will host its annual field day on Wednesday, Aug. 14. Registration will begin at 9 a.m. […]

Georgia: Stripling Irrigation Research Park Field Day, Camilla, July 18 Jul 11, 2019

🕔Jul 11, 2019
Water conservation is a part of the everyday work done at the University of Georgia’s Stripling Irrigation Research Park (SIRP), where scientists are constantly developing innovative sustainable agricultural practices. Georgia […]

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