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Upcoming Dates and Events

Cotton and Peanut Research Field Day – Wednesday, September 7

The Georgia Cotton Commission, Georgia Peanut Commission and the University of Georgia Extension Cotton and Peanut Teams, will co-sponsor a joint research field day on Wednesday, Sept. 7, 2022, in Tifton, Georgia.

The field day will start at 8:00 a.m. at the Tifton Campus Conference Center (TCCC). After a brief welcome, field day attendees will visit the RDC Pivot and the UGA Lang Farm to tour several trials and hear from speakers. The field day is a free event, but attendees are encouraged to RSVP to Ashley Golden at or calling 229-386-3366 to provide an accurate count for lunch. The purpose of the tour is to showcase current research, which is funded by the respective commissions, in plot-side presentations by the researchers.

GA Pecan Growers Association Fall Field Day – Thursday, September 8

The GPGA Annual Fall Field day will be at the UGA Ponder Farm, located at 528 Ty Ty-Whiddon Mill Road, Ty Ty, GA 31793. Registration begins at 8:00 a.m., with the program beginning at 9:00 a.m. Topics will include: pecan scab research, pecan breeding/varieties, hedging/pruning, irrigation, fertility, low-input trials, and planting date trials. For more information and to register visit: https://georgiapecan.org/