Burke – Jenkins Ag News

Southern Corn Rust Confirmed

Over the past couple weeks there have been corn fields where “small hits” of Southern Corn Rust were reported. Yesterday the UGA Plant Pathology lab confirmed southern corn rust on leaves submitted to the Burke County Extension Office by Rocky Yelton. The spot he found was small / isolated. In…
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Corn and Soybean Disease Notes

Our corn crop seems to be developing at a pretty fast pace.  Since March 1st we have had 536 hours above 60 degrees F. compared to 2014 where we had 396 in the same range.  With the recent fronts moving through, we need to give consideration to fungicide decisions.  At…
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Attention All Pork Producers!

The Burke County Extension Office is ofering a PQA – TQA training session for pork producers on April 25, 2016 at the Burke County Office park Auditorium. The training will be from 9:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Please RSVP for the training by calling (706)554-2119, as a lunch will be…
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