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    • Reminder: Bulloch County Peanut Production Meeting Today
    • Posted by wtyson on Mar 12, 2017
    • Peanut Production Meeting Monday, March 13, 2017 Bulloch County Center for Agriculture 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm   There will be a Peanut Production Meeting at the Bulloch County Center for Agriculture on Monday, March 13, 2017. Dr. Scott Tubbs, Dr. Bob Kemerait and Dr. Eric Prostko will be the...
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    • Calculating 2016 PLC Peanut Payment
    • Posted by wtyson on Mar 6, 2017
    • I have had several questions over the past few weeks about the PLC peanut payments for the 2016 peanut crop. The Marketing Year Average (MYA) price for peanuts is calculated from August 1 – July 31 using National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) prices. That being said, we are about 60% of the way through the 2016 marketing year....
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    • Bulloch County Peanut Production Meeting
    • Posted by wtyson on Mar 5, 2017
    • Peanut Production Meeting Monday, March 13, 2017 Bulloch County Center for Agriculture 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm   There will be a Peanut Production Meeting at the Bulloch County Center for Agriculture on Monday, March 13, 2017. Dr. Scott Tubbs, Dr. Bob Kemerait and Dr. Eric Prostko will be the...
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    • Keep backyard chicken flocks safe from HPAI
    • Posted by cknight on Mar 20, 2017
    • By Sharon Dowdy Avian influenza was detected on March 3, 2017, in a commercial chicken flock in Lincoln County, Tennessee, less than 100 miles from the Georgia state line. Tests revealed the presence of highly pathogenic H7 avian influenza (HPAI). The farm was quarantined and the birds were depopulated. Avian influenza...
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    • Georgia Ag Awareness Week March 20-24
    • Posted by cknight on Mar 20, 2017
    • The Georgia Department of Agriculture presents the first annual Agriculture Awareness Week in Georgia, March 20 – 24, 2017.  Ag Awareness Week is designed to better communicate the important role agriculture contributes to our daily lives, while allowing more involvement from our agricultural partners. We encourage you to get involved...
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    • Vegetable Garden Tips and Planting Chart
    • Posted by cknight on Mar 6, 2017
    • With temperatures warming up steadily, its time to start laying out and planting this years vegetable garden.  Here are a few tips to remember when planning and planting: Select a site that receives at least 8 to 10 hours of sunlight a day. Select a location that is conveniently located...
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