Bacon County Ag Update

Can cotton’s unfortunate policy situation ever be changed?

  • For cotton, this present farm bill has been criticized for essentially providing no “safety net” when compared to the previous 2008 farm bill.
  • We need to look at the subsidies being provided in other countries and make sure US agriculture is provided a level playing field.

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Assistive Technology Expo will be held in Tifton Ga.

  We are holding a special event that we would like to invite you to.  Next month we are hosting an Assistive Technology Expo in Tifton Georgia.  You will be able to see tractor lifts, automatic gates, UTV’s and many more items that can make farming easier for individuals with…
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USDA Cotton as oilseed update

We just received this information from our Cotton Economist. It is an alert forwarded from the Hagstrom Report.   The Hagstrom Report Wednesday, February 3, 2016 | Alert ▪ ▪ Vilsack: USDA cannot declare cottonseed an oilseed   Vilsack: USDA cannot declare cottonseed an oilseed   Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack…
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How to customize which post you receive

I try to share as much information on major agronomic crops as possible through Bacon Ag Update. I do realize that many of you focus on one or only a handful of crops. If you would rather receive updates on specific categories your interested in follow the steps below to customize your…
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