Skip to Content

Forestry Updates for Landowners

Following are two upcoming opportunities for forest landowners to get updates and training: The 2020 Virtual Forestry Update will be hosted by Sydni Barwick, Thomas County Extension Agent. It is scheduled on October 21, 2020 at 1:00 p.m. and it will be online/virtual. Those interested can click on the following…
Read More

Using Pesticides Wisely – 2020 Update

All in-person Using Pesticides Wisely (UPW) classroom trainings have been cancelled. For those still needing to be trained, UGA Extension and the Georgia Department of Agriculture are currently developing an effective approach that will fulfill training requirements. Look for future updates.
Read More

Upcoming Meetings next week

The Worth County Row Crop Irrigation Meeting will be next Wednesday, February 5, at 12:00 noon.  We are looking forward to hearing from Dr. Wes Porter.  Please call the Worth County Extension office if you plan to attend. There will also be a Prayer Breakfast for the 2020 Crop.  It…
Read More

2019 Farmer Appreciation Banquet

The annual Farmer Appreciation Banquet was held Thursday, November 21 at the Worth County Ag Pavilion.  We are thankful to all of our Worth County farmers that impact our county and local community with their daily way of life.  Mr. Wayne Burdette was named the Senior Farmer of the Year,…
Read More

Upcoming Producer Meetings

Come learn more about the following topics and get answers to your questions! 1. WHIP+ Disaster Assistance.  The USDA has started signup for the disaster assistance program in response to Hurricane Michael in 2018.  Come learn about program specifics for the Wildfire and Hurricane Indemnity Program Plus (WHIP+) and how…
Read More