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Survey of Georgia Agricultural Producers

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We are conducting a statewide survey of agricultural producers. This includes hobby farmers to commercial farmers. The intent is to better understand how our producers are accessing Extension resources, barriers that may prevent them from such access, and other perceptions about the value of UGA Extension.Survey here: https://ugeorgia.ca1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_5jaPUWmvOfELza6You can also…
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Women Landowner Workshops Offered

Join us for the third workshop in our Landowner Series for female forest landowners.Women who own land face a unique set of challenges and obstacles, and this daylong workshop aims to break them down and help you overcome them!Join us on Wednesday, Oct. 19, at the Mary Kahrs Warnell Education…
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Poultry Activities Suspended in Georgia

Per the Georgia Department of Agriculture: “Effective immediately [2/16/2022] all exhibitions, shows, sales (flea markets, auction markets), swaps, and meets pertaining to poultry and feathered fowl in the State of Georgia are suspended until further notice. Notifications will be announced when listed activities can resume in Georgia.” Please note that…
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Beginner Beekeeping Series – 2022 Class Dates

Dates for the 2022 Beginner Beekeeping Series have been announced! We will once again allow students to purchase package bees and equipment through our office. Cost includes pickup, so you can conveniently get your bees at the Lanier County Extension Office. The first class date is January 29th, 2022, with…
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Production Meetings for 2021

Due to the ongoing challenges associated with COVID-19 and social distancing, annual production meetings will look a little different this year. The Lanier & Clinch County Ag Agent will host a morning and evening meeting for each commodity at the Lanier County Extension Office. UGA specialists will still speak at…
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2020 American Honey Princess to Visit Georgia

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Sydnie Paulsrud, the 2020 American Honey Princess, will visit Georgia October 27-31. She will make appearances throughout the community during her stay, speaking to youth and adults about how honeybees amplify agriculture through pollination. She will also teach about how honey varieties dazzle multiple senses by creating cooking with honey…
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Whitetails 101 Webinar

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Our friends with Hart, Jones, and Stephens County Extension are putting on a webinar about whitetail management on October 7th from 9:00AM to 11:00AM Eastern time. Topics include habitat management, herbicide use in food plots, food plot troubleshooting, general herd management, and more. Pesticide credits and CCA CEUs are available!…
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Peanut Maturity Checks

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Every Monday and Friday we will host peanut maturity checks at the Lanier County Extension Office. We are located at 162 W. Thigpen Ave. in Lakeland, just west of the SGMC hospital. Bring about 100 pods from each field you would like checked. If you have not utilized this service…
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