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Peanut Planting Decisions

Following is some timely information from Dr. Scott Monfort, UGA Peanut Agronomist. We have Peanut Quick Reference Guides and Peanut Rx at the Worth County Extension Office. by Dr. Scott Monfort, UGA Peanut Agronomist Growers are beginning to make plans on when to start planting. I have already received several…
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Using Pesticides Wisely 2021

There are a few viewing opportunities left for the Using Pesticides Wisely trainings for 2021. This training must be completed to be able to make labeled dicamba or 2,4-D in-crop applications in cotton or soybeans. Click on a link to register for the date/time that fits your schedule (register at…
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Update for the Week – March 26, 2021

Georgia Agriculture Awareness Week – This week is recognized as Georgia Agriculture Awareness Week. We want to thank all of the Worth County farmers and producers that are growing and providing food, fiber, and shelter to our local community, the state of Georgia, and our country. Worth County is impacted…
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2020 Georgia Peanut Achievement Club

Now is the time for peanut producers to apply for the 2020 Georgia Peanut Achievement Club award. For years, Georgia peanut producers have been recognized through this program for achieving excellent yields. The state is divided into 4 GPAC districts (see figure below). There are 3 acreage categories in which…
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Dicamba Applicator Certified License Update

Dicamba applicator certified license update (Jennifer Wren, Georgia Department of Agriculture; Stanley Culpepper, UGA).  During 2019, UGA Extension and the Department of Agriculture provided a one-time opportunity to obtain a two-year license allowing those individuals without a traditional certified applicators license to legally apply Engenia, XtendiMax, and Tavium only. These…
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