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Reminder – Please RSVP by noon Today for Peanut Mtg. on February 2

Peanut Production Meeting Wednesday, February 2, 2022 Bulloch County Center for Agriculture 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm Please email Lisa at or call the Extension Office at (912) 871-6130 by noon TODAY, January 30, so accurate preparations can be made for the meal. There will be a Peanut Production…
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Diesel Fuel Theft Occurring on Farms

I was contacted this afternoon by Captain Todd Hutchens of the Bulloch County Sheriffs Office. He wanted me to alert farmers in the county of diesel fuel being stolen from trailers and equipment being left in fields. They have also had some incidences in Effingham and Screven County. Please lock…
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2022 Agriculture Commodity Outlook

There will be a commodity outlook for 2022 at the Bulloch County Center for Agriculture on Monday, November 22 at 8:00-10:00 am. Two Clemson Extension Economists, Dr. Nathan Smith and Mr. Scott Mickey, will discuss current commodity production economics and risk management. This will be a beneficial meeting in helping…
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2021 Bulloch County On-Farm Research Results

Some of the 2021 Bulloch County Extension on-farm peanut research has been completed and results can be viewed on the UGA Extension – Bulloch County website by clicking here. Go down page and look under Bulloch County Research Trials – 2021. Thanks to all the farm cooperators and companies that…
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Cooler Temperatures Arriving this Week

The cooler weather in the forecast for later this week has brought concern to those that still have peanuts in the ground and cotton not yet defoliated. Listed below are some thoughts to consider. Peanuts These temperatures this week will definitely slow peanut maturation down. However, temperatures in the lower…
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Peanut Maturity Profile and GA-16HO Issue

Peanut harvest will be here before you know it and I would like to take this opportunity to remind you of some important things that need to be done before the initial harvest begins. An initial Hull-Scrape Profile is recommended to determine maturity and a digging date. If you would…
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