Tattnall County Extension

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Recommended Soybean Varieties for 2018

Every year, we get several questions about soybean varieties and their characteristics.  Below is the list of recommended varieties for 2018.  Varieties included on the list have a two year statewide average yield in the top half of the UGA OVT soybean trials.   Visit the Statewide Variety Testing website…
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2018 Meeting Schedule for Tattnall County

We have scheduled our county production meetings for 2018.  We have several meetings to offer this year, and look forward to seeing everyone there.  We will offer GA Pesticide License credit hours at these meetings.  Please call our office at 557-6724 to register for these meetings.  
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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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Effects of Hurricane Irma on Georgia Pecans

  September 13, 2017 Written by Lenny Wells–  Hurricane/Tropical Storm Irma has become the most damaging wind event ever seen by the Georgia pecan industry. Roaring through Georgia on Monday with sustained winds of 20-40 mph and gusts reaching from 50-75 mph, Irma brought damage to virtually every pecan orchard in the…
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