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Corn Planting

I have been riding through the county looking over some fields that have recently been planted in corn. I thought I would share some photos on what the corn is looking like. The largest corn I have seen has been around the V-5 stage. According to the UGA weather station…
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Money Saving Fertilizer Options

From Dr. Lenny Wells, UGA Pecan Specialist: The earliest predictions for the 2021 Georgia pecan crop was to be between 75 and 80 millionpounds. The top and bottom of that number would most likely be determined by scabpressure. By Thanksgiving, it appeared that the 75—80 million pound estimate would fallvery…
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2022 Pecan Spray Guides and County Meeting presentations now available on UGA Pecan Website.

The 2022 Pecan spray guides are available on the UGA Pecan website or directly at: https://secure.caes.uga.edu/extension/publications/files/pdf/B%20841_11.PDF Presentations given by Andrew, Jason, and myself at the 2022 county production meetings are available here: https://pecans.uga.edu/resources/presentations/county-meetings.html
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Ambrosia Beetle Update

Here is a good article from Andrew Sawyer, UGA Extension Southeast Area Pecan Agent, speaking about Ambrosia Beetle control: I’ve talked to growers from Fort Valley, Hancock County to South Georgia who have identified Ambrosia beetles being very active this week. Once we have consistent warm days, the adults start…
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