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Auxin Trainings Requirements for 2019

Hello everyone attached you will find the information on 2019 auxin herbicide requirements from Dr. Culpepper. AUXIN TRAINING REQUIREMENTS: GEORGIA 2019 NOTICE! U.S. EPA-Industry mandated label changes to dicamba products Engenia, FeXapan, and XtendiMax are now effective for the 2019 growing season. Engenia, FeXapan, XtendiMax 1. As mandated by federal…
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Upcoming Events at Tifton Conference Center

This is just a reminder of the events coming up in the new year at the Tifton Campus Conference Center that may be of interest to you all. 43rd Annual GA Peanut Farm Show- January 17 Georgia Corn Short Course- January 24 Georgia Cotton Commission 12th Annual Meeting- January 30…
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Tift Area Melon Production Meeting

Attention everyone, for those that are interested there will be a watermelon/cantaloupe meeting being held by the UGA Tift County Extension Office on January 15, 2019. (Noon Meeting) Please call them at (229-391-7980) by January 9 if you do plan to attend so they can better plan for the meal.
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Nutritional Considerations Going into Calving

Hello everyone, attached you will find some good information about nutritional considerations this season going into calving written by the UGA Specialist and an ag agent in collaboration. Lawton Stewart, Extension Animal Scientist, UGA Roger Gates, Whitfield County Agriculture and Natural Resource Agent, UGA Cooperative Extension This year has proved…
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Protecting Endangered Species (U.S. EPA) in Regards to Dicamba Label Changes

Please see the information and link below regarding the new dicamba labels and buffers, provided by Region IV EPA. “Please be advised, OPP has posted the additional endangered species restrictions related to dicamba on The EPA Bulletin’s Live! Two website here https://www.epa.gov/endangered-species/bulletins-live-two-view-bulletins. All states in Region 4 have been affected. Please check the website to…
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EPA Announces Changes to Dicamba Registration

The following is an update I received on the EPA changes to dicamba registration: EPA Announces Changes To Dicamba Registration WASHINGTON (October 31, 2018) – Today, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced that it is extending the registration of dicamba for two years for “over-the-top” use (application to growing plants) to control weeds in fields…
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