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UGA Cotton Newsletter

Current Crop Condition (Whitaker and Freeman) According to the June 4th 2018 USDA NASS Crop Progress Report, 72% of the estimated cotton acreage in Georgia has been planted. This is up slightly from lasts weeks 62% estimate and well below the five year average for this date of 84%.  …
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Nickel Deficiency in Pecans

Here is an article by Dr. Lenny Wells about Nickel deficiency in pecan trees: With the cool temperatures we are experiencing this spring pecan trees are exhibiting some odd foliage characteristics. Normally at this time we have seen foliage reach nearly full expansion and female flowers are in the middle…
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Garden Weeding

A few weeks ago, I would have said spring has finally come and winter is no more. My tune has changed a bit since then. Winter’s claws are still trying to hold on a bit longer.  This does not mean that one should wait for weed control in their garden….
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September Cattlemen’s Meeting

The Tattnall County Cattlemen’s September meeting is approaching quickly. This meeting will be a great opportunity for cattle producers to learn some valuable information from a few of UGA specialists. The speakers presenting will be: Dr. Levi Russell , UGA Extension Livestock Economist, presenting  “Beef Cattle Market Update and Marketing…
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