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Mitchell County Corn Production Meeting!! Jan 7th

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This Thursday Jan 7th at 6:00 pm in the Ag Center we will have our first production meeting of the new year! Thankfully we were able to plan our corn production meeting early this year. Hopefully this meeting will be helpful in making production decisions for this year’s corn crop.

Please call in to the office at 229-336-2066 to rsvp for the meeting by Wednesday at 12:00 pm. You can also call my cell at 229-336-6440 or email at ashirley@uga.edu

I look forward to seeing you there!
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LAWN BURWEED – IT’S A STICKY PROBLEM

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Last year around April and May I received a lot of questions from people in the county concerning a painful weed (burweed) in their yard. It was basically impossible for people to walk bare foot in the yard… I remember there being some confusion with the weed in question (burweed) and a pasture weed (stinging nettle) that’s extremely painful if skin-contact is made. I think only one or two of the  calls actually involved stinging nettle… Unfortunately April and May is too late, since the plants are dying and the burs remain.
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