Bulloch County Ag News

Good News – Presence of Aphid Fungus in SW Georgia

Cotton aphid numbers have been steadily increasing over the last several weeks. Aphids generally build to moderate/high numbers and eventually crash due to a naturally occurring fungus. This fungal epizootic typically occurs in our area in early/mid-July. Once the aphid fungus is detected in a field we would expect the aphid population…
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Trade Negotiations between the U.S. and China

Trade negotiations between the United States and China have been ongoing. The uncertainty in trade policy between China and the U.S. has created concerns among the agricultural community. Please click on the two recently released extension publications below to view: The Impacts of China and United States Trade and Tariff Actions on…
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One-On-One Using Pesticides Wisely Trainings for Applicators

The next One-On-One Training for applicators (individual spraying dicamba) to get their certificate to apply dicamba in 2018 will be held this upcoming Thursday, March 22 at 9:00 am and 2:00 pm. The meetings will be held at the Bulloch County Center for Agriculture. Please call the Bulloch County Extension Office 871-6130 or email Lisa at least…
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Deltapine Cotton Update

Please refer to information below regarding the Deltapine Cotton Update:  Deltapine Cotton Update March 14, 2018 (Wednesday) 10:30 am with Lunch at noon Bulloch County Center for Ag in Statesboro Agenda: Deltapine Germplasm – Lloyd May (Breeder) Herbicide Update – Nick Chammoun (Agronomist) Climate Update – Will Henderson (TDR) Variety…
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Cotton Production Meeting – March 1

Cotton Production Meeting Thursday, March 1, 2018 Bulloch County Center for Agriculture 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm There will be a Cotton Production Meeting at the Bulloch County Center for Agriculture on Thursday, March 1, 2018. Dr. Phillip Roberts, Dr. Glen Harris, Dr. Bob Kemerait and Mr. Mark Freeman will…
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