Jasper County Ag News

Monthly Pecan Production Guide

UGA Extension does a great job at keeping producers educated and keeping best management practices at the forefront of their daily operation. I have attached a link that gives growers an idea on what they should be doing each month of the year to maximize their pecan crop. If you…
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2019 Quality Deer Management Conservation Seed Program

I would like to make Jasper County aware of a program that QDMA (Quality Deer Management Association) is putting on with their seed program. QDMA is offering a Conservation Seed Program to help get viable seed planted across the landscape to benefit whitetails, other wildlife species, and you’re hunting this fall. Through…
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2019 Northeast Beef Cattle Short Course

Attached you will find information regarding the 2019 Northeast Beef Cattle Short Course . This course is excellent for beef producers in the Northeast portion of Georgia. The Short Course will be held on Wednesday, February 13th at the UGA Livestock Instructional Arena in Athens, GA. The cost is $30, and…
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2019 GrassMasters

GrassMasters begins January 22nd and ends February 12th with programs every Tuesday and Thursday beginning at 6:00 PM at the Monroe County Clubhouse (Forsyth, GA).  Topics will include selecting forage varieties, fertilization, pest management, hay production, forage quality, and others.  You can register online or call the Monroe County Extension…
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Nutritional Considerations Going into Calving

Hello everyone, attached you will find some good information about nutritional considerations this season going into calving written by the UGA Specialist and an ag agent in collaboration. Lawton Stewart, Extension Animal Scientist, UGA Roger Gates, Whitfield County Agriculture and Natural Resource Agent, UGA Cooperative Extension This year has proved…
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List of County Pecan Production Meetings 2019

Attention Pecan Growers All meetings will be at noon unless time is specified otherwise.Contact local county extension office where the meetings will be held for details and location. Our schedule of county pecan production meetings for 2019 is found below: Jan 31                 …
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