Georgia: Broadband Access Is Key to Ag Success

🕔Apr 29, 2019Georgia farmers have technological advancements at their fingertips but many are not able to use them to their fullest extent due to the lack of broadband internet access, according to […]

Georgia Cotton, Peanuts: 2 Irrigation Workshops, March 18, 25

🕔Mar 5, 2019University of Georgia Cooperative Extension will host two free workshops in March to show Georgia and Florida cotton and peanut growers how to increase yield and profitability through technology-driven irrigation […]

Irrigation: 10 Tips for Off-Season Equipment Maintenance

🕔Feb 20, 2019Irrigation systems are one the most essential components of a farmer’s toolbox. After sitting idle during the winter, now is the time farmers should check their systems before the spring […]

Georgia: Soil Scientist Works to Improve Variable Rate Irrigation

🕔Jan 29, 2019University of Georgia soil scientist Matthew Levi is using technologies like digital soil mapping, spatial modeling and remote sensing to help his research colleagues and Georgia farmers improve their production […]

Georgia: Adjusting Planter Equipment Can Make a Significant Yield Difference

🕔Mar 30, 2018Adjusting planting equipment from one field to the next can make the difference between a healthy crop stand and a poor stand, according to University of Georgia Cooperative Extension precision […]

Georgia: Irrigation Systems – Now’s the Time for Inspections

🕔Feb 21, 2018To avoid disaster due to subfreezing winter temperatures, leaky pipes and uninvited rodents, University of Georgia Cooperative Extension irrigation specialist Wes Porter recommends that Georgia growers inspect their irrigation systems […]

Georgia: Wheat and Rye Cover Crop Research Receives Grant

🕔Feb 16, 2018A $198,000 U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA)-sponsored Conservation Innovation Grant will support ongoing University of Georgia research on cover crops and the effects of those crops on water quality and […]

Georgia: Irrigation Field Day, Camilla, July 27

🕔Jul 21, 2017University of Georgia research on the use of irrigation in high-value Georgia crops, like cotton, peanuts, soybeans and corn, will be at the center of the annual field day at […]

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