Brooks County Ag Connection

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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Southeast Dairy Stewardship Meeting

Module 2 of the Southeast Dairy Stewardship Program will take place Monday, October 22nd from 4pm to 8pm at the Brooks County Ag Building. The cost is $20. You can register at the link below on Eventbrite or by bringing a check or cash to the meeting. Checks can be…
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Georgia Clean Day for Pesticides

There will be a Georgia Pesticide Waste Clean Day Event held on November 14, 2018 from 9am to 3pm at the Sunbelt Ag Expo in Moultrie, Georgia. This event is free but you do need to pre-register. The registration form is linked below the flyer. Ag dealers can also participate…
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Final “Using Pesticides Wisely” Training for 2018!

June 1st will be the final Using Pesticides Wisely Training for 2018. All corn, cotton and soybean growers who plan to use the new dicamba and 2,4-D herbicides must complete a Using Pesticides Wisely course before using the technology. This is for the Engenia, Enlist Duo, Enlist One, Fexapan and…
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Southeast Dairy Stewardship Program

Brooks County will be hosting the first meeting in a series of six for a Southeast Dairy Stewardship Program. This meeting will be on calf care on Thursday, April 26 from 3pm to 8pm. Please RSVP to Michasia at michasia@uga.edu or (229)  263- 4103.
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