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Mobile Site for Reporting Drought

Here is a link to report local drought conditions HERE. Below is from Pam Knox – Director, UGA Weather Network; “Are you frustrated that the Drought Monitor is not accurately reflecting dry conditions in your area? It may be that they do not have any data there other than radar-based…
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Cotton Defoliation

Here are some slides from Cotton Defoliation meetings in Berrien and Cook County yesterday (Monday).  Dr. Jared Whitaker did a great job of breaking this info down.  I’m doing peanut maturity checks now.  Call me 507-8862 if you want yours checked either at Cook Extension Office or at your location. …
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Cotton Irrigation

Irrigating Cotton Through Bloom (Porter) Based on planting date most of the cotton across the state will be in peak bloom during August. Depending on what week of bloom you are in the water requirements for the crop will range from 1.3 (0.18” per day during week one of bloom),…
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Cook Extension Ag Updates 7/8/19

Updates from Bob Kemerait about potential tropical storm and cotton target spot. Potential Tropical Storm Most important for this morning (7/8/19):  watching the potential development and buildup of a tropical system in the northern Gulf of Mexico that could bring storms to us late in the week.  While the extent…
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Peanut Weed Control and Hot Weather A few things to think about in regards to peanut weed control given the current weather conditions: 1)  Rainfall events on Mother’s Day Weekend (May 9-13) caused some Valor related peanut problems in many areas of south Georgia.  Since I have addressed this issue…
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