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GA Grain News by Rome Ethredge 10-18-2019

Corn after Corn in the Same Year By: Rome Ethredge Second crop of corn this year is a mixed bag in Georgia. In some cases we had too little nitrogen early and some was tied up in organic matter from a tall and leafy first crop. We also had fields…
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Southern Rust found in GA Corn

Southern Corn Rust was found for the 1st time this season in Georgia corn yesterday in a Wayne County field. It was an early planted field with plants between the R3-R4 growth stage. Dr. Bob K: Who is at greatest risk?  Answer. All growers in SE GA with irrigated corn…
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Corn Stunting and Nematodes

Dr. Bob Kemerait: “Nematodes- plant parasitic nematodes, especially on corn, are the most pressing thing in my world right now. Bottom line- a lot of row crop growers in Georgia, even now on corn, are recognizing that poor growth in their fields COULD BE nematodes! But is it REALLY nematodes?…
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UGA Ag Forecast 2022

Held in Tifton, GA last month – this event had its main sessions recorded – of which row crops, forestry, horticulture, and livestock/poultry can be found below. The ag forecast report document can be found here: https://agforecast.caes.uga.edu/ Also, the updated crop comparison tool as well as commodity budgets can be…
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Ag Forecast – In-person & Virtual

There is a $10 fee for online registration and the in-person fee is $20 (includes breakfast). Program Here: Agenda below: 2022 Agenda January 28th, 2022 7:30 am       Registration and light breakfast 8:30 am       2022 Georgia Ag Forecast begins Welcome — Mike Toews, Assistant Dean, UGA Tifton Campus UGA…
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UGA Corn Yield Data – 2021 Prelim

Rome Ethredge, Interim Small Grain Agronomist UGA: “This year’s UGA Corn yield data has been posted thanks to Dr. Mailhot and his variety testing team. Here’s a link to the online data .Corn – Summer Crops | Statewide Variety Testing (uga.edu)  Click on 2021 Preliminary. Blairsville data not there yet, they…
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