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  • The Vidalia Onion and Vegetable Research Center is hiring! We are looking for a Farm Manager to oversee the day to day operations of the Vidalia Onion and Vegetable Research Center. The primary responsibilities of the position include overseeing the day to day operations of the farm and staff, which includes management of research trials,…

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  • The 2024 Vidalia Onion Field Day is tomorrow! Please join us at the Vidalia Onion and Vegetable Research Center on Thursday, April 4th at 12:00 noon for a sponsored lunch and a tour through the onion research plots. Please register today if you plan on attending. Click on the flyer below to register

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  • Please make plans to join us on Thursday, April 4th, 2024 at the Vidalia Onion and Vegetable Research Center for our annual Vidalia Onion Field Day. We will start at 12:00 noon with a sponsored lunch, then take a tour outside through our research plots! Click the flyer below to register!

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  • The Vidalia Onion Committee is seeking new public member and alternate member nominations. You can click on the press release below to see more details.

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  • Happy New Year! The Vidalia Onion and Vegetable Research Center will host the Onion Crop and Disease Update on Tuesday, Jan. 23 at 12:00 noon. We will have a low county boil lunch prepared by Darin Singleton with Miller Chemical. Dr. Bhabesh Dutta will give a crop disease management update. Participants will also be able…

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  • Slides and Links from Sept 2023 Onion Update

    We had a good crowd for our Vidalia Onion Update held on Sept. 6th at the Vidalia Onion and Vegetable Research Center. In case you missed anything, we’ve posted some of the presentations for your convenience: Onion Flavor Research Daniel Jackson shared several presentations regarding onion flavor research. He has created a website to share…

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  • The annual Vidalia Onion Production meeting is coming up at the Vidalia Onion and Vegetable Research Center. We have lots of updates to share with you including disease management, variety trials, flavor research, and much more. Please make plans to attend! Please register by clicking the flyer below!

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  • The yield and flavor results are in from this past season’s onion variety trial. Many thanks to the participating seed companies and county extension agents for their assistance with planting, harvesting, and grading. The full report is listed below. Please click on the report to view.

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  • The 2022 Vidalia Onion Research and Extension report has been published. Click the report below to view.

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  • Our annual Vidalia Onion Field Day is this week, on Thursday, April 6th, beginning at 12:00 noon. Please sign up online so we can get an accurate head count for the meal: You can register here: https://ugeorgia.ca1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_cHeEnSppPOLz8Ca

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