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2019 Worth County Row Crop Disease Meeting 2/12/19

Our 2019 Row Crop Disease Meeting went well. We had Richey Seaton with the cotton commission speak on what the cotton commission does and what their goals are. Dr. Bob Kemerait spoke on peanuts, cotton, and corn. His topics ranged from fungicide programs, current research updates, new products, pest biology…
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2019 Worth County Swine Show Upcoming

Our county hog show is upcoming this Saturday 02/16/19.  Weigh-in start at 10a.m. and the show begins at 1p.m. Come and support our local swine show if you can make it! Location: Worth County Ag Pavilion (102 Rebecca Drive, Sylvester GA).
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County Cotton Meeting 2/8/2019

We had a good turnout for our 2019 cotton county meeting. Dr. Whitaker gave an update on cotton varieties, agronomics, and plant growth regulators. Dr. Harris gave an update from his most recent research in cotton fertility, and he mentioned questions he has had on hurricane debris for spreading in…
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Peanut Production Guide 2019

I have attached the 2019 peanut production guide for your reference. I also brought some of these laminated guides to the cotton meeting 02/07/19. 2019-peanut-eguide
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Main Points on the New Herbicide Regulations for 2019

Hello all, please refer below to a recent update from Dr. Culpepper. XtendiMax, Engenia, and FeXapan 1) A pesticide license is required to purchase or apply these products. 2) All applicators must be trained through UGA’s Using Pesticides Wisely (UPW). 3) Can only apply through 60 days after planting cotton…
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FSA Update On Program Deadline Extension

Attached you will find the link to sum up the program deadline extensions from Farm Service Agency. Just copy this link and paste it in your browser, the link I provided would not work properly. file:///C:/Users/bsutherland/Downloads/FSA%20Program%20Deadline%20Extensions%20(1).pdf  
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2019 Row Crop Weed Meeting 01/08/2019

We had a good turnout for our 2019 Row Crop Weed Meeting. I want to give thanks to all our sponsors and Dr. Prostko, and Culpepper for sharing a lot of pertinent, up-to-date information for weed management in cotton, peanuts, corn, etc. This information includes what their research shows as…
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Purpling Discoloration in Ryegrass

I had a call recently about purpling on ryegrass cover whether it was nutrient deficient or if there was any disease by chance. I went to this field and made some observations as well as take leaf samples back to prepare slides for microscopic viewing to see if there may…
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