Grady County

Cotton Growers’ Efficiency Survey

If you grow cotton please take a minute to fill out this survey. You will be able to compare your farm with other farms but all data will remain anonymous. The Georgia Cotton Commission has funded a research project designed to help Georgia cotton farmers improve their production efficiency. We…
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Public Comment on Pyrethroid Insecticides

Below is a request by Dr. Stormy Sparks. Please take a minute to go to the EPA website to comment on this very import issue.   ALL pyrethroid insecticides (bifenthrin, Warrior/Karate, Mustang Max, Baythroid, Asana, Permethrin, etc.) are currently undergoing registration review at EPA. Nine are specifically being evaluated, but…
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Ag Forecast 2016

Predicting markets and preparing for the next growing season can be a tough job, and that’s where we can help. Georgia Ag Forecast is an annual seminar series presented by the University of Georgia College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences in partnership with Georgia Farm Bureau and the Georgia Department of Agriculture. UGA, the state’s land-grant and…
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EPA Orders Cancellation of Dow’s Sulfoxaflor (Transform)

Below is the latest on EPA’s order to cancel Dow’s Transform By Angus Catchot, Extension Entomologist, Jeff Gore, Research and Extension Entomologist and Don Cook, Research Entomologist November 13, 2015 – See more at: http://www.mississippi-crops.com/2015/11/13/epa-orders-cancellation-of-dows-sulfoxaflor-transform/#sthash.e1FP2zGQ.X5cGBhld.dpuf By now many of you may have heard that Sulfoxaflor, the active ingredient in Transform,…
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Farm Gate Value

The 2014 Farm Gate Values have been completed for Grady County and it shows just how hard the drought we experienced last summer hit row crop producers in this county. The total value for Farm Gate was $ 161,255,657.  This is down over 16 million from 2013. The bulk of…
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Productions Meetings Starting

We have six production meetings schedule for Grady County producers they are: January 15 –  Weed Management Update January 27 – Vegetable Update February 17 – Cotton Update February 24 – Pecan Update – Will be held at The Plaza Restaurants in Thomasville February 27 –  Soybean and Corn Update March…
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