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News, events, and happenings in Colquitt County agriculture.


  • I some of you have already begun to defoliate cotton or are getting close. If you need any advise/help, give me a call. You can always check out our  defoliation recommendations in the 2013 UGA Pest Management Handbook. Click here and scroll down to page 195.

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  • Cotton Marketing News

    Dr. Don Shurley, UGA Extension Ag Economist, provides us an update on cotton marketing as we move into the harvest season.

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  • Avoid Contamination in Cotton

    Check out the letter below produced by the Georgia Cotton Commission. It addresses some serious lint contamination issues. Click anywhere on the document to make it larger.

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  • Cotton prices are looking good according to Dr. Shurley…

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  • Mark your calendars for the 2013 UGA Cotton & Peanut Research Field Day, which is scheduled for Wednesday September 11th, 2013 in Tifton. The field day will begin at the UGA Gibbs Farm (226 William Gibbs Rd, Tifton, GA) at 8:30 a.m., and will end with lunch at the UGA Black Shank Pavilion. This field…

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