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  • 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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  • 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 the best management tactics to…

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  • 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 be any disease. I did…

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  • 1-16-19 – HELP AT HAND FOR MICHAEL-STRUCK GA LANDOWNERS Forest Debris Management Program Practices Forest Debris Management Program Forest Debris Management Program Forest Debris Management Program Practices Please see attached information on the Forest Debris Management Program. FDMP is designed to help landowners with damage to their forestland’s sustained from Hurricane Michael remove/or manage forest…

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  • It was confirmed that there will be a 2019 UPW Auxin Training in Tifton at the cotton workshop in the UGA Tifton Conference Center. This is a requirement for all who plan to buy and apply Auxin herbicides. If you do not have a private pesticide license, please stay the last 45 minutes of the…

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  • 2019 Spring Master Cattleman POSTER updated Attached is the link to the 2019 Southwest Georgia Master Cattleman’s Program flyer. It has dates, location and prices on it. A Few things not on the flyer: ·         If a spouse or child wants to attend with someone getting the materials and does not want a set, the cost…

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  • I have had some calls about the GDA Safety 21 Loan Applications in terms of those affected by Hurricane Michael. Crop insurance adjusters/agents will probably be the best options for filling out and signing this application, but if needed I can take a look and help verify and sign as well. Attached are the links…

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  • Attention Pecan Growers All meetings will be at noon unless time is specified otherwise.Contact local county extension office where the meetings will be held for details and location. Our schedule of county pecan production meetings for 2019 is found below: Jan 31                   Toombs/Montgomery/Truetlen County Feb 5                   …

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  • 2019 Ag Meetings Flyer Attached is the Worth County Ag Meetings Times and Dates. Our first meeting will be the weed meeting on January 8, 2019 on a Tuesday. Please call by this Friday 1/4/19 Noon to reserve your meal!

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  • 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 labels, one must hold a…

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