UGA Extension – Jasper County Agricultural & Natural Resources

Georgia's Deer Capital

Jasper County Sheriff’s Office to host a Community Response to Active Shooter Events training class

“On Saturday, February 6th, 2016, the Jasper County Sheriff’s Office will host a Community Response to Active Shooter Events (CRASE) training class. Law enforcement officers and agencies are frequently requested by schools, businesses, and community members for direction and presentations on what they should do if confronted with an active shooter event.”
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Certified Nutrient Management Planners Trainings in Athens

Animal Waste Operator and Planner Certification Training, March 23-24, Athens).

Update for Certified Nutrient Management Planners (for those already certified), February 2nd, in Athens.

All permitted livestock operations (other than dry poultry operations) must have a certified animal waste systems operator and an implemented nutrient management plan written by a certified planner.
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Nuisance Wildlife Workshop

While many people enjoy watching wildlife, they can interfere with gardening activities. They eat birdseed, dig up gardens and landscape plants, and eat or damage our fruit, flowers and vegetables. Michael Mengak, Wildlife Management Specialist with the Warnell School of Forestry, will be the speaker. Come get answers to your…
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Forage School to be held in Thomaston

Upson County Extension to host Forage School, March 15, 22, & 29. The program topic will be sprigging versus greentop planting of hybrid Bermuda. We will also be covering forage establishment and management. Weed control will be discussed, as well as soil fertility, poisonous plants, animal disorders, rotational grazing, and government programs.
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This week’s updated resources:

This is a weekly update of newly published UGA Extension, as well as other agricultural and natural resource trainings and resources as they come available. Released on Thursdays, we hope this helps you plan your weekend and coming week as events emerge. For a more extensive list of upcoming Extension events in our area, please check out Upcoming Events. Contact the Extension Office if you need further details at 706-468-6479 or rgafnea@uga.edu.
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Timber Tax Webinar

Timber tax laws have changed due to the new tax law that was passed by Congress in December 2015. Brand new tax provisions on capital gains for timber corporations will affect timber businesses and owners.
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Middle Georgia Peach Update

The Middle Georgia Peach Update is coming up February 2nd, 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m, at the Fort Valley Farm Bureau Building (470 Taylors Mill Road, Fort Valley, GA 31030). Please contact the peach county office if you plan to attend at  478-825-6466. Lunch will be served so please RSVP.
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