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Additional Processors Added to Hunters for the Hungry Program

Bulloch County currently has three processors participating in the Hunters for the Hungry Program. Please look at previous post for information about this program. As we get closer to the Thanksgiving and Christmas Holiday please encourage hunters to participate in the Hunters for the Hungry Program. The three participating processors…
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Hunters for the Hungry Program

The two links below contain information related to the Hunters for the Hungry Program. This information has already been mailed to producers and agribusinesses in Bulloch County. Hopefully, you have already heard about this program. If not, please take a minute to look in the links below and offer your support to…
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Cotton Defoliation Protocol and Information

The weather did not cooperate very well last week when we looked at the Cotton Defoliation Trial and still looks like it is questionable this week. If you get a chance, please stop by the Cotton Defoliation Trial at Lee and Charley Cromley’s and take a look at the results. The treatments…
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Cotton Defoliation Meeting Reminder

Cotton Defoliation Meeting Thursday, September 24, 2015 Cromley Farms 10:00 am   Field Location: Intersection of South Wynn Rd. & Rushing Rd.                          (GPS Coordinates: N 32.385877° E -81.709069°)   There will be a Cotton Defoliation Meeting on Thursday, September 24, 2015 in one of Lee and Charley Cromley’s cotton…
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Cotton Defoliation Meeting

Cotton Defoliation Meeting Thursday, September 24, 2015 Cromley Farms 10:00 am   Field Location: Intersection of South Wynn Rd. & Rushing Rd.                          (GPS Coordinates: N 32.385877° E -81.709069°)   There will be a Cotton Defoliation Meeting on Thursday, September 24, 2015 in one of Lee and Charley Cromley’s cotton…
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Asian Soybean Rust Identified in two more Georgia Counties

Soybean rust has been confirmed on soybeans in Colquitt County (9/09) and Burke County (9/11). Consider spraying a fungicide on your soybeans if:   They have reached R2/R3 growth stage and not yet reached R6 growth stage.   Have good growth and reasonable yield expectations.   This is especially critical if…
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“Super” El Niño Poised to Disrupt Weather Patterns

David Zierden, Florida State Climatologist, has written up the message of a “Super” El Nino and what it means for our weather in the Southeast Region going forward through the fall, winter, and spring. Please click on link below to view the article.   http://www.siftag.org/super-el-nino-poised-to-disrupt-weather-patterns/
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Peanut Maturity Profile

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…
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Asian Soybean Rust Identified in Georgia

Asian soybean rust was found on soybean leaves from sentinel plots in Attapulgus, Decatur County.  Asian soybean rust has been slow to develop in Georgia and Alabama this year, but has been found scattered throughout Mississippi.   Any soybeans that have reached full seed/R6 growth stages are “safe”.  Younger soybeans are still…
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Pre-Harvest Applications to Control Morningglory in Peanuts

We have been getting many questions lately about late-season annual morningglory control in peanut. In most cases, it is too late in the year to legally apply herbicides.  Pre-harvest intervals (PHI) of peanut herbicides with POST activity on annual morningglory are as follows: Cadre = 90 days; Cobra = 45 days; Ultra…
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