Bacon County Ag Update

Row Crop Weed Update Meeting

  We will be having a Weed Control Meeting Monday, February 26, 2018 starting at 8:30 a.m. (Breakfast).  The meeting will be held at Gene Turner’s Pondhouse.  302 Dixon Rd., Surrencey, Georgia   Topics:         Weed Control in Corn, Cotton, Peanuts, Soybeans & Sorghum. Dicamba 2, 4-D Technology   Pesticide credit…
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Monitor your field moisture levels

You may need to increase your irrigation frequency or application rate. I am thinking of several of the blueberry fields that I have visited in the last several days, but this information applies to anything else you are trying to grow. Our daytime temperatures are rising as we head into summer, couple this…
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Tobacco thrips Monitoring: March 30-April 13

Tobacco thrips numbers declined at five of our six trapping locations last week. This does not mean that thrips flights are over or that peanuts are safe from injury. Thrips dispersal is still occurring, and seedling peanuts emerging over the next couple of weeks will be exposed to adult thrips…
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