Bulloch County Ag News

Southern Corn Rust Confirmed in Coffee County

Southern corn rust was confirmed in Coffee County today (6/21/2019). Dr. Kemerait says finding this southern corn rust in Coffee County does 3 things: A.  It tells me that the extended period of wet we had a week or so ago helped to bring on our rust, that has been…
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Risk Management Agency Fact Sheet

I have been getting several calls recently about important decisions that will have to be made within the next week or so. This prolonged hot and dry condition is wreaking havoc on what has been planted and impacting the decisions to be made on what is yet to be planted….
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Row Crop Weed Meeting

Row Crop Weed Meeting Tuesday, January 29, 2019 Bulloch County Center for Agriculture 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm There will be a Row Crop Weed Meeting at the Bulloch County Center for Agriculture on Tuesday, January 29, 2019. UGA Extension Weed Specialists, Dr. Stanley Culpepper and Dr. Eric Prostko, will…
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2018 Bulloch County On-Farm Research

The 2018 Bulloch County Extension on-farm corn and peanut research results can be viewed on the UGA Extension – Bulloch County website by clicking here. Go down page and look under Bulloch County Research Trials – 2018. Thanks to all the farm cooperators and companies that supplied product and/or support for all the research trials. This…
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Southern Corn Rust Confirmed in SW Georgia

Southern corn rust was confirmed today in Mitchell and Tift counties. Dr. Bob Kemerait stated that the corn in the Mitchell County field is well into dent stage and does not need a fungicide application now.  Corn in southern Georgia not at dough stage is vulnerable.  The southern rust does not appear widespread, but…
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Row Crop Weed Meeting

Row Crop Weed Meeting Tuesday, February 27, 2018 Bulloch County Center for Agriculture 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm There will be a Row Crop Weed Meeting at the Bulloch County Center for Agriculture on Tuesday, February 27, 2018. UGA Extension Weed Specialists, Dr. Stanley Culpepper and Dr. Eric Prostko, will…
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Bulloch County Irrigated RR Corn Variety Trial

Please view the results in the table below for the irrigated corn variety trial that was done at Michael Smith’s Farm. Thanks to Michael and the seed companies (AgraTech, Croplan Genetics, DeKalb, Dyna-Gro, Mycogen and Pioneer) for their support of this corn research effort.  
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