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Colquitt County Ag Report


  • 2016 UGA On Farm Cotton Variety Trials
  • Posted by on Feb 8, 2017
  • Variety selection is one of the most important steps in cotton production.  Dr. Jared Whitaker, UGA Cotton Agronomist, discussed variety information at the Colquitt County cotton production meeting a few weeks ago.  Below is information on variety performance over the last two years from 44 locations around the state. Below...
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  • 2016 Colquitt County Corn Variety Demonstration
  • Posted by on Nov 18, 2016
  • Results from the 2016 Colquitt County Corn Variety Demonstration can be seen below. Thank you to all the seed sources and people who assisted with the planting, managing and harvesting of this project. 2016-colquitt-county-corn-variety-demonstration
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Georgia Private Pesticide Applicator Exam

 

 


2017 Crop Production Meetings

Cotton Meeting ~ January 27, 2017 @ 12:00 PM

Tobacco Meeting  ~ January 31, 2017 @ 10:00 AM

Vegetable Meeting ~ Febraury 1, 2017 @ 12:00 PM

Pecan Meeting  ~ Febraury 14, 2017 @ 12:00 PM

Weed Management/Farmer Appreciation Dinner

          Febrauary 16, 2017 @ 6:00 PM

Peanut Meeting ~ February 27, 2017 @ 12:00 PM

At each meeting, we will have UGA specialists speaking and a meal will be provided, as well as pesticide/CEU credits. 

Please make sure to call the office at 229-616-7455 to RVSP for the meetings.

 


Below are some of UGA Extension's most broadly useful resources for those involved in agriculture on the farm, in schools, and around the home.

Production Agriculture


Home & Garden


    • picture of soil testing bags, one of the services that UGA Extension provides
    • Soil Testing
    • Ensure that your soil is productive! Get your soil tested to determine the amount and kind of nutrients that should be added for the best growth.
    • Homeowner Edition of the PEst Management Handbook
    • Pest Management
    • Recommendations for pest control around homes, on pets, in the home garden, and more.
    • UGA Extension Home Garden Publication Cover image
    • Home Garden Publication Series
    • Topics include garden planning, soil preparation, weed control, pollination, disease & insect control, harvesting, and preserving.
    • UGA Extension Native Plants for Georgia Publication
    • Native Plants for Georgia
    • Detailed information on native trees, shrubs and woody vines in Georgia, focusing on those available in the nursery trade.
    • Household water quality publication series cover image
    • Household Water Quality
    • Water quality has an immediate and a prolonged effect on the health of your household. This publication series contains basic information about home water quality and treatment.
    • Georgia Green Industry Professional Development
    • The UGA Center for Urban Agriculture offers professional training and certifications for the Georgia Certified Landscape Professional, Georgia Certified Plant Professional exam and Super Crew employee training series.

Schools


    • Community and School Gardens
    • This Community and School Gardens blog is designed to help community and school gardeners succeed by connecting them to UGA Extension and other research-based resources.
    • Students Working On A School Garden Image
    • Lesson Plans and Teacher Resources
    • Whether you'd like to help protect the environment, teach your students how to avoid chronic diseases with healthy food and physical activity, or train food handlers in your cafeteria, University of Georgia Extension can help.

Email the Ag Agents if more information is needed!!