Colquitt County Ag Report

News, events, and happenings in agriculture.

UGA Small Grains Yield Test Results and Recomendations

The Georgia 2012-2013 Small Grain Performance Tests annual publication (AP100-5) is now available on the Variety Testing web site. Below is a summary of recommended varieties for 2013. For more information on planting dates, variety characteristics, pest control and other topics follow the link where you can view the full…
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Come Visit With Austin Scott

Colquitt County Farm Bureau is sponsoring a meeting with farmers and U. S. Representative Austin Scott on Tuesday, August 27th from 3:30-4:15pm at the Colquitt County Farm Bureau meeting facility (behind main office building).  Farmers are encouraged to attend this meeting.  Topics of discussion will be the upcoming Farm Bill…
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2013 International Agribusiness Conference & Expo

Save the dates of Sept. 25 – 26, 2013, for the International Agribusiness Conference and Expo to be held in Savannah at the Savannah International Trade and Convention Center. The audience for this event is agribusiness, producers, suppliers, manufacturers and commodity associations. The conference will focus on the expansion of…
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2013 UGA Cotton & Peanut Research Field Day

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…
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Hello Colquitt County!

Greetings everyone! I am excited to announce that I have created a new forum for our communication. I will be using a blog format to keep y’all better informed on current events in our county as it relates to agriculture. If you’ve never used a blog before, no sweat! It’s…
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