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  • Georgia Produce Help

    Let us help get the word out… Do you have any special product promotions? Home delivery? Curbside pickup? Let us help get the word out. Complete this form (https://bit.ly/ag-connect) and we’ll promote it to the public through our website (https://t.uga.edu/5TB) and the social media accounts of our extensive network of county Extension offices throughout the…

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  • Last UPW Trainings for 2020 Season

    Below is a pdf and registration links explaining the format for the last four remaining UPW trainings being held April 21st through April 23rd. This will be an online training. Bulloch https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_QQLSPi7aTiq869rhy9Gi8A Laurens https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_6ZdJp262SkyG19nQFH_vtw Early https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_RtsRK88CQlq7QF35lxJL_A Tift https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_42CPH2-8QkWcVtZ459fgNg

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  • Brooks County Pecan Meeting Cancelled

    The Brooks County Pecan Meeting scheduled for March 19th at noon has been cancelled.

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  • Farm Bill Meeting Today at Noon

    Brooks County Extension will be hosting a Farm Bill Meeting at noon on January 22nd at the Brooks County Ag Building.

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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 applicators license will allow individuals…

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  • 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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  • 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 will be from 8:30 am…

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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. https://georgiaforages.caes.uga.edu/event/2019-baleage-and-silage-short-course—forsyth–ga1.html  

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