Mitchell County Ag News

Calcium in Peanut

Here are some comments from Glen Harris, Extension Soil Scientist: “The more they stay the same !  When we switched from growing small-seeded Georgia Green to large-seeded Georgia 06G we really thought we would need to increase our gypsum or calcium recommendations.  But after years of research we concluded that…
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UGA Cotton Production Workshop Jan 28th

The Georgia Cotton Commission 8th annual meeting and UGA Cotton Production Workshop will be January 28th at the Tifton Conference Center. There is no charge to attend. Pre-registration is requested to help with meal plans. Register online at www.ugatiftonconference.org or call 229 386-3416. For the full agenda go to http://www.georgiacottoncommission.org/index.cfm?show=10&mid=100…
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2014 Small Grain Varieties

Here is a post from Andrew Sawyer, Thomas County Extension: The Small Grain Performance Tests on the statewide variety testing website have been completed, you can see here – 2014 Small Grain Performance Tests. Variety characteristics presents great information that tells us a lot about disease and insects. This can also…
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2014 UGA Cotton & Peanut Research Field Day, Wednesday September 10th

Mark your calendars for the 2014 UGA Cotton & Peanut Research Field Day, which is scheduled for Wednesday September 10th, 2014 in Tifton. The field day will begin at the UGA Gibbs Farm (226 William Gibbs Rd, Tifton, GA) at 8:30 a.m., and will end with lunch at the Tifton…
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