TIFTON, Ga. — Researchers from three research institutions are using a $3.2 million grant from the United States Department of Agriculture to fight whiteflies on vegetable crops.
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MOULTRIE, Ga. – The one-year anniversary of Hurricane Michael is approaching in October, and local farmers are still feeling the impact of the storm.
Cotton and peanut farmers and industry personnel are invited to the University of Georgia Cotton and Peanut Research Field Day on Wednesday, Sept. 4, on the UGA Tifton campus.
MOULTRIE, Ga. — Both novice and professional farmers can come and get a leg up on the competition at the SCORE South Georgia Farm Tour.
Those of us in Agriculture greatly appreciate all the prayers for rain recently. I think most everyone in the area has received a goodly amount in the past couple of weeks. Now, it is time to change gears and pray for abundant sunshine.
FORT VALLEY, Ga. — Georgia peach farmers are feeling “peachy” about the outlook for this season’s crop, which is expected to more than double last year’s volume, according to Jeff Cook, University of Georgia Cooperative Extension Agriculture and Natural Resources agent for Peach and Taylor counties.
TIFTON, Ga. — Georgia’s vegetable growers need to irrigate more frequently as unseasonably high temperatures are forecast to remain high with little to no rainfall expected. Andre da Silva, University of Georgia Cooperative Extension vegetable specialist, said it is urgent that vegetable producers heed this advice.