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Miller County Production Meeting Schedule 2017

The following are the dates and times for the Miller County Production Meetings for 2017.  Please be sure the RSVP with Sharon, the last working day before the meeting.  Our office number is (229)758-4106.

  • Peanut Production Meeting and Crop Disease Update

 

Date: Thursday, February 02, 2017

Location:  Moby Dick Restaurant, Colquitt

Time: Lunch 12:00 p.m.

Speakers: Dr. Scott  Monfort, UGA Extension Peanut Agronomist

Dr.Erik Prostko, UGA Weed Science

Dr.Bob Kemerait, UGA Plant Pathology

 

  • Weed Meeting (Joint Meeting with Seminole County)

 

Date: Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Location: Moby Dick Restaurant, Colquitt

Time: Lunch 11:30 a.m.

Speakers: Dr. Stanley Culpepper, UGA Weed Scientist – Multi-crop

NOTE: Starting @ 1 p.m. – Using Pesticides Wisely (REQUIRED training for new Enlist and Extend tolerant crops – Auxin herbicide.

 

  • Cotton Production Meeting:

 

Date: Monday, March 6, 2016

Location: Peoples Bank, Colquitt

Time: Lunch 12:00 p.m.

Speakers: Dr. Phillip M Roberts, Extension Entomologist – Cotton

Dr. Jared Whittaker, UGA Crop and Soil Sciences, Multi-crop

 

1 Hour Private and Commercial Pesticide Credit will be available for each of these meetings.