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Corn/Soybean Production Meeting Tomorrow

There will be a corn and soybean production meeting tomorrow, Tuesday December 2nd at noon at the Brooks County AG Building. Rome Ethredge, interim small grains agronomist, Dr. Harris and Dr. Sintim both soil scientists will be speaking.
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Last UPW Training Today

There will be one more Using Pesticides Wisely (UPW) meeting  conducted at the Tifton Campus Conference Center on May 21, 2019 beginning at 1:30 pm. Immediately after the UPW meeting, Extension agents and GDA will offer an applicators license training for those individuals who do not have a pesticide license. The…
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In-Orchard Pecan Meeting Tuesday Morning

Brooks County Extension will be holding an in-orchard pecan meeting Tuesday, March 19th at 10 am and will end with lunch. The meeting will be held at Hiers Orchards, 468 Pidcock Road, Dixie, GA. Please call the office at 229-263-4103 to RSVP.
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Using Pesticides Wisely Training, Monday Morning

A Using Pesticides Wisely(UPW) training will be held Monday in the Ag Annex in Quitman at 8:30 am.  This training is required for anyone applying Dicamba products and/or Enlist One and Enlist Duo in 2019 and any person in charge of Dicamba and Enlist in crop applications. The UPW meeting…
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Baleage and Silage Short Course

There will be a baleage and silage short course held in Moultrie, GA on February 26th at the Sunbelt Expo. This is an all day short course that is $80 to attend and includes lunch and program materials. Below is the tentative schedule and the link to register. http://georgiaforages.caes.uga.edu/event/2019-baleage-and-silage-short-course—forsyth–ga1.html  
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Feral Swine Workshop

Feral swine are a problem for many producers and landowners in Brooks County.  In an effort to provide you additional information and control options, we are hosting a feral swine workshop on January 7th from 9am-1pm, conducted by Middle South GA Conservation District.  Please make plans to attend to gain…
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Local Market Hog Show- Initial Weigh-In

Just a reminder……… The initial weigh in for all hogs participating in the Brooks County Hog Show will be held on Monday, November 26 from 1-6pm at the Ag Building Livestock Annex. For anyone needing the have hogs bled, for State or Jackpot shows, the vet will be available from…
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