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Cotton Trust Protocol Meeting

One of the most important initiatives in the Cotton industry in recent years is the “U.S. Cotton Trust Protocol”. This effort is in response to growing demands by the brands, retailers and consumers of U.S. cotton to identify and verify sustainable practices that are environmentally friendly. Preferred fiber lists have…
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Cotton and Peanut Issues

Cotton Three foliar diseases of cotton; target spot, areolate mildew, and bacterial blight have been found in Georgia.  I saw some areolate mildew in cotton at 4th week of bloom yesterday in the Denmark area (Figure 1 & 2). The best management of areolate mildew and target spot is with…
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Row Crop Weed Meeting

Row Crop Weed Meeting Tuesday, February 11, 2020 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 11, 2020. UGA Extension Weed Specialists, Dr. Stanley Culpepper and Dr. Eric Prostko, will…
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2019 Bulloch County On-Farm Cotton Research

Results for 2019 Bulloch County Extension on-farm cotton research has been added to the UGA Extension – Bulloch County website and can be viewed by clicking here. Go down page and look under Bulloch County Research Trials – 2019. Thanks to all the farm cooperators and companies that supplied product…
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Hunters for the Hungry

Crop depredation by deer continues to be a problem in Bulloch County. The Georgia Wildlife Federation will be offering support of the Hunters for the Hungry program in Bulloch County again this year. This will be the fifth year that Bulloch County has participated in the program. Under this program,…
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Insect Scouting School – June 18 in Midville

Insect scouting school will be conducted on June 18, 2019 in Midville at the Southeast Research and Education Center. Crops to be covered include cotton, peanuts, and soybean.  The program will offer basic information on insect pest identification and damage, natural enemies, and scouting procedures.  The training will serve as…
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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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