Tattnall County Extension

Local News for 4-H, Agriculture, and Family and Consumer Science

Vidalia Onion Production Meeting August 25th

The annual Vidalia Onion Production Meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, August 25th at the Vidalia Onion and Vegetable Research Center.  The details are below. TO: Vidalia Onion Producers and Industry Representatives RE: 2015 Annual Onion Production Meeting   The Annual Vidalia Onion Production Meeting will be held on August 25,…
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White Mold Disease Update

As the season progresses, we are starting to see more white mold in peanuts.  Please see the crop disease update below, which includes strategies for ramping up your white mold spray program if you are not satisfied with your control. Crop Disease Update from Bob Kemerait 1. We still have…
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Southeast Pecan Field Day Coming Up

Southeast Pecan Field Day Coming Up!  The Southeast Georgia Pecan Field Day is coming up soon!  It will be held on Wednesday, August 19th.  It will start at 9:00 am, and end with a catered lunch.  The field day will be held at Parker Brothers Farm, located at 334 Veal…
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Foliar Feeding Cotton

As our cotton is progressing, we are approaching peak bloom on some of our oldest cotton.  This is the time when many growers will begin to apply foliar fertilizer to their cotton, usually nitrogen or potassium.  Foliar fertilizer is used to supplement a good soil applied fertilizer program.  Some growers…
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