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  • There are several Short Courses and Field Days coming up for cattle and forage producers. Here is a compiled list: Novel Endophyte Tall Fescue Renovation Workshop https://georgiaforages.caes.uga.edu/calendar/event.html?eventid=1620&event=Novel-Endophyte-Tall-Fescue-Renovation-Workshop Georgia Forage and Grassland Council Meeting https://georgiaforages.caes.uga.edu/calendar/event.html?eventid=1621&event=Georgia-Forage-and-Grassland-Council-Meeting Free for GFGC members (also gives you memberships to the American Forage and Grassland Council) – $35/yr Bayer Crop Science New…

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  • UPW Training’s for 2020

    Using Pesticides Wisely Training’s set for 2020

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  • Elections for ARC & PLC at FSA

    Agricultural producers with base acres need to make a decision on the safety net programs (ARC/PLC) by March 16, 2020.

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  • On-Farm Cotton Trials 2019

    2019 On-Farm Cotton Variety Data

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  • 2019 Dekalb Dryland Corn Trial

    Below are the results of the industry trial on dryland corn done in Jeff Davis County in 2019:

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  • New Required Paraquat Training

    There is a new required paraquat training online, see the link below for details.

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  • 2020 Jeff Davis County Production Meetings

    Jeff Davis County Production Meetings will start later this month. Take a look at the list of what we have scheduled this year. Farmers and Ag Businesses are welcome to attend. We also have one homeowner meeting set this year. Please call to register 2 days prior to the meeting.

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  • UGA Ag Econ Extension has three new publications related to the ARC/PLC decision process.  These publications are designed to help producers and landowners with base acres make informed decisions related to the 2018 Farm Bill.

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  • Wheat Planting

    Rome Ethredge retired county agent and outgoing Grains Specialist sent us a few reminders on wheat production this week that I thought I would pass along: The optimum window for wheat planting for grain in Georgia is typically within one week before or after the average first frost date for a given area.

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  • Hemp Production Meeting

    We will be holding a multi-county Hemp Production Meeting on October 25th see the flyer for details and to register:

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