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Jeremy Kichler

  • Dr. Eric Proskto, UGA Peanut Weed Specialist, educated County Agents on the weed control programs of the 2018 Georgia Peanut Achievement Club growers at a Row Crop Weed Management Training back in December.  It is really interesting to see what type of production practices these 15 growers implemented in their peanut production systems.  Their average…

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  • 2020 Corn Production Guide

    Dr. Corey Bryant and other UGA grain team members have completed updating the 2020 UGA Corn Production Guide and it is available at this link. https://grains.caes.uga.edu/content/dam/caes-subsite/grains/docs/corn/2020-Corn-Production-Guide.pdf  

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  • The Colquitt County Row Crop Weed Management Meeting was last week and Dr. Stanley Culpepper informed area cotton growers about new developments in weed control.  Below is a pdf of the of the handout for weed control programs.  The handout discusses four steps in developing a weed control program in cotton.  These steps include starting…

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  • Below are the results from the 2019 UGA On Farm Variety Trails. This program consists of County Agents across the state generating cotton variety performance data in a variety of yield environments. We were lucky enough to have three locations in Colquitt County. The results are shown in three different comparisons. One is comparing all…

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  • 2019/2020 Wheat Weed Control Recommendations

    The weed control recommendations for weed control in wheat is in the link below. UGA Programs for controlling Ryegrass and Wild Radish in 2019 2020 wheat

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  • 2019 Colquitt County Extension Corn Demonstration

    Below are results from a corn demonstration plot conducted in Colquitt County.  This demonstration could not be possible without the support of A. Bell Farms, Agri-Gold, Bayer Crop Science, Dyna-Gro, Terral Seed, Croplan Genetics, Pioneer, Progeny Ag, and Local Seed. 2019 Colquitt County Extension Corn Demonstration Results  

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  • It is that time of year again to start thinking about winter annual forages.  Variety selection is a very important aspect of these forage systems. These recommended varieties are tested every year and perform well in our environment. Below are recommended winter annual varieties and they are also posted on the UGA Forages Website.  If…

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  • Colquitt County Extension Ag Update 8/4/19

    Below is the latest edition of the Colquitt County Extension Ag Update… In this issue: Whiteflies Foliar Feeding Cotton UGA Cotton Team Newsletter Peanuts Peanut Irrigation Schedule Harvest Losses (Rome Ethredge) The pdf newsletter can be obtained Colquit County Extension Ag Update 8-4-19

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  • Colquitt County Ag Updates

    Below is the Colquitt County Ag Update colquitt county extension ag update 41619 Colquitt County Extension Ag Update 4-23-19 Colquitt County Extension Ag Update 4/30/19 Colquitt County Extension Ag Update 52919 Colquitt County Extension Ag Update 6319

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  • 2019 Peanut RX

    Below is information on 2019 Version of Peanut RX. Planning 2019 Peanut Fungicide Programs (003)  

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