Houston County Ag and Horticulture News

Pecan Beginners Course

By: Dr. Lenny Wells The Pecan Beginners Course will be held on April 16, 2019 from 8:30am-4:30pm at the UGA Tifton Campus Conference Center. See agenda below. Pre-Registration = $10. Day-of Registration at door = $15 Register here Beginner’s Pecan Production Course 9:00       Welcome                                                                                       9:10       Cost of Pecan Production                                                                        Lenny Wells, UGA…
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Tin Fungicide Under Review for Re-Registration by EPA

By: Dr. Lenny Wells TPTH or Tin fungicide (Super Tin, Agri-Tin) is under review for re-registration by EPA, who has some concerns regarding its use. EPA has a comment period open until March 15. Growers should respond with comments at the link below regarding the importance and value of TPTH…
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New Auxin Herbicide Requirements

Training Locations for 2019 – Final Version Jan 27 XtendiMax, Engenia, and FeXapan: New Regulations for 2019 1) A pesticide license is required to purchase or apply these products. 2) All applicators must be trained through UGA’s Using Pesticides Wisely (UPW). 3) Can only apply through 60 days after planting cotton…
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