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Upcoming UPW, Insect Update and Beef Update Ben Hill/Irwin

There are two meetings coming up. If you plan to attend either one please let me know so we can plan accordingly for food. Call our office at 229-922-0277

* UPW/Insect MeetingMonday April 4th at 11:15 at the CASE Farm in Ocilla

We will begin the UPW training at 11:15 followed by lunch and then Dr. Roberts and Dr. Abney from UGA Tifton will give us an update on insect control. IMPORTANT: If you attended the Ext. Weed Management Meeting on Feb. 3 at Morehead Store (116 of you did) then your training obligation has been met for applying Engenia, Tavium, and XtendiMax in 2022. All applicators of Engenia, Tavium, & XtendiMax herbicides must have a private pesticide license; All applicators driving a tractor/sprayer applying these herbicides must attend a UPW Training during 2022 prior to using these products. Must be trained by April 15, 2022.

*Beef Update – Thursday April 7th at 6:00 pm at Moreheads.

Dr. Francine Henry the new beef specialist out of Tifton will be speaking.