Agriculture & Natural Resources
2018 Using Pesticides Wisely Classroom Trainings – Begin Next Week Please refer to below handout for upcoming Using Pesticides Wisely Classroom Trainings. The one in Bulloch County will be held on Monday, March 19 and will begin at 9:00 am. Please notify the meeting location at least two days in advance of training you plan to attend.
Deltapine Cotton Update Please refer to information below regarding the Deltapine Cotton Update: Deltapine Cotton Update March 14, 2018 (Wednesday) 10:30 am with Lunch at noon Bulloch County Center for Ag in Statesboro Agenda: Deltapine Germplasm – Lloyd May (Breeder) Herbicide Update – Nick Chammoun (Agronomist) Climate Update – Will Henderson (TDR) Variety...
Reminder – Bulloch County Extension Peanut Meeting Tomorrow (March 6) Please email Lisa at firstname.lastname@example.org or call the Extension Office at 871-6130 by noon on today, March 5, so accurate preparations can be made for the meal. Peanut Production Meeting Tuesday, March 6, 2018 Bulloch County Center for Agriculture 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm There will be a Peanut Production...
Soil Testing - CAES 'How to' publication
- Routine Test - $6.00 per sample
- Organic Matter - $8.00 per sample
Water Testing Basic Test - $20.00 per sample
Other Tests Available: Plant Tissue Analysis, Feed and Forages, Special Analysis
Bulloch County Research Trials
- 2015 Bulloch County Annual Report
- Bulloch Weather
- Georgia Automated Weather Network
- Georgia Commercial Pesticide Exam Information
- Georgia Farm Bureau
- USDA Farm Service Agency
- Georgia County Guide
- Georgia Pest Management Handbook
- Georgia Forestry Commission
- UGA Cooperative Extension Horticulture Page
- Warnell School of Forestry and Natural Resources
- Walter Reeves - Gardening in Georgia
Annual bluegrass: a prolific weed Annual bluegrass (Poa annua) is a cool-season, annual grass that spreads by seed. Annual bluegrass has a tufted habit with a bright green leaf color and fine texture. Annual bluegrass seed germinates in late summer/early fall once soil temperatures fall below 70° F. Seedlings grow and mature in fall, overwinter in...
Check the Vegetable Planting Chart for fall vegetable options The UGA Extension Vegetable Planting Chart shows planting times for crops, as well as seeding rates and depths and days to maturity. Many crops’ planting window for fall harvest is now. Check the chart for your favorite vegetable.
Don’t let watering your lawn be too much of a good thing Turfgrasses, like all living plants, require water for growth and survival. Since rainfall patterns vary sometimes it’s necessary to supplement and irrigate your lawn. Most all warm season perennial grass lawns (Centipede, Bermuda, St. Augustine, and Zoysia) require about one inch of water a week. However overwatering can result in...