Georgia Field Reports: Rains Bring Harvest Difficulties

🕔Nov 13, 2018Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending November 11, 2018. County Comments Steven Patrick, Habersham County Much needed rainfall gave fall-planted forages a boost. Charlie Todd, Jasper County A […]

Former President Jimmy Carter Joins Georgia Ag Hall of Fame

🕔Nov 12, 2018He’s easily the most famous peanut farmer in history, and he is now the first president of the United States to be inducted into the Georgia Agricultural Hall of Fame.  President […]

Georgia Cotton: Hurricane Michael Impacts on ARC/PLC Decision

🕔Nov 12, 2018We recently released a factsheet which compares between the Agricultural Risk Coverage (ARC) and Price Loss Coverage (PLC) for this year after Hurricane Michael. We conducted the analysis based on […]

Georgia Pecans: Prices Higher for Top Quality Nuts; Door Sales Slow

🕔Nov 9, 2018The weather forecast for this week and early next week shows mild temps in the Southern areas with evening lows in the mid 40s to low 60s and daytime highs […]

Cleveland on Cotton: Tariff Impact; China Cotton Textiles Keep on Coming

🕔Nov 9, 2018The November supply demand report shoveled out enough new information to send the market limit up. Two days later, B. B. King’s The Thrill is Gone fit the mood when the market […]

Georgia Pecans: Struggling with Low Market Prices

🕔Nov 9, 2018Despite a low supply of Georgia-grown pecans, Georgia producers are faced with lower prices for what remains of the pecan crop after Hurricane Michael.  “With the crop pretty much cut […]

Georgia Farmers Need Financial Relief Immediately, Says Ag Economist

🕔Nov 9, 2018To avoid losing their farms following Hurricane Michael, Georgia farmers need financial relief as soon as possible, according to Jeff Dorfman, a professor and agricultural economist in the University of […]

Georgia Pecan Prices: Growers Waiting for Market to Settle in Their Favor

🕔Nov 7, 2018The weather forecast throughout the state shows mild temps with daytime highs in the high 60s-70s and evening lows in the high 50s to mid 60s for today through Thursday. […]

Georgia Field Reports: Harvest Continues, Yields Lower Than Expected

🕔Nov 6, 2018Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending November 4, 2018. County Comments Bobby Solomon, Talbot County Pest and disease control in pastureland has been an issue. Brent Allen, Washington […]

Georgia: Changes to Your GATE Card

🕔Nov 6, 2018Don’t throw away any mail you get from the Georgia Department of Agriculture it could be a very important password.   The Georgia Agriculture Tax Exemption (GATE) is a program created […]

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