Colquitt County Ag Report

News, events, and happenings in agriculture.

2019 Ag Forecast Seminar Series…

The UGA College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences (CAES) and we will be hosting our annual Ag Forecast Seminar Series, beginning next January 22, 2019 in Macon, Georgia. There will be six Ag Forecast meetings next year. They are listed below: Tuesday, January 22, Macon, Georgia Farm Bureau Building Wednesday,…
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2019 UGA Corn Short Course

Information about the corn short course is below. CORN SHORT COURSE AND GEORGIA CORN GROWERS ANNUAL MEETING January 24th, 2019 UGA Tifton Campus Conference Center SPONSORED BY: The University of Georgia College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences Cooperative Extension Service Georgia Corn Growers Association Agricultural Commodity Commission for Corn A…
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Changes in Store for Users of Dicamba Technology

The following label changes were made to ensure that these products can continue to be used effectively while addressing potential concerns to surrounding crops and plants: Dicamba registration decisions for 2019-2020 growing season Two-year registration (until December 20, 2020). Only certified applicators may apply dicamba over the top (anyone applying…
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Colquitt County Extension Ag Update 10-29-2018

Colquitt County Extension Ag Update 10/29/18   In this Issue:   Disaster Relief Resources for Farmers and Producers Assessing Hurricane and Tornado Storm Damaged Forest Stands Georgia Pesticide Waste Clean Day Cotton Nematode Samples Agriculture Disaster Assistance Info Session for Producers   Hurricanes and other weather events can be especially…
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    Cotton Nematode Samples  With cotton harvest having started, it is time to take cotton nematode samples. In order to have a good representation of nematode populations within a field, predictive nematode samples should be taken in late fall usually just after cotton has been harvested which would be…
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Georgia Pesticide Waste Clean Day Event

Georgia Pesticide Waste Clean Day Event Sunbelt Ag Expo Moultrie, GA. November 14,2018 9am-3pm Georgia Clean Day is a program that gives everyone an opportunity to discard old, unusable, or cancelled pesticides to a hazardous waste contractor for disposal. Pesticides in leaking containers or disposed of improperly may cause environmental…
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