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Aubrey Shirley

  • Weed Management in Conservation Tillage

    Here is a handout that was given to me during a conservation tillage meeting in Midville, GA at the experiment station. It contains some useful information about weed control  in cover crops. Conservation Tillage Handout

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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. Weed control in gardens can…

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  • Be on the Lookout for Ambrosia Beetles in Pecans

    Ambrosia Beetle Emergence 2018 Feb 18, 2018 | Written by Lenny Wells Asian Ambrosia Beetle Attack on Young Tree Trunk We have had our first report of ambrosia beetle emergence in a Brooks County orchard at the end of last week. With warm temperatures expected through the next 7-10 days, ambrosia beetle activity is likely…

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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 Strategies,” Dr. Brady Brewer, UGA…

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  • Pecan Field Day

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