Agriculture & Natural Resources
Hunters for the Hungry Program Crop depredation by deer continues to be a problem in Bulloch County. The Georgia Wildlife Federation will be offering support of the Hunters for the Hungry program in Bulloch County again this year. This will be the fourth year that Bulloch County has participated in the program. Under this program, hunters...
2018 Bulloch County On-Farm Research The 2018 Bulloch County Extension on-farm corn and peanut research results can be viewed on the UGA Extension – Bulloch County website by clicking here. Go down page and look under Bulloch County Research Trials – 2018. Thanks to all the farm cooperators and companies that supplied product and/or support for all the research trials. This...
Reminder – Producer Meetings Next Week Please refer to flyer below for details pertaining to Producer Meetings being held next week. The meeting in Statesboro will be held on September 11 from 9:00 – 10:30 am.
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
- China's Potential Cotton Tariffs and U.S. Cotton Exports: Lessons From History
- The Impacts of China and United States Trade and Tariff Actions on Georgia Agriculture
- Dicamba Record Form
- Seed Cotton Generic Base and Yield Update
- 2017 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
Time to plant the fall garden It’s hard to believe that summer is almost over and it’s time to start thinking about fall. It is time to start planting many of our favorite cool-season vegetable crops: beets, broccoli, cabbage, carrots, collards, lettuce, mustard, onions, radishes, spinach and turnips. Refer to the Vegetable Planting Chart for recommended...
Fall webworms On my commute into the office this morning, I couldn’t help but notice how the fog and sunshine made the webby nests in all the trees glisten. Those webs, which cause homeowners much grief, are caused by the fall webworm. These builders of web houses are often confused with bagworms...
Best heat tolerant plants for Georgia gardeners Written by: Savannah Brannen Bulloch County Extension Intern With summer temperatures rising, gardeners should be on the lookout for flowering plants that can withstand the hardy conditions of heat, drought, and full sun without being too much work for the owner. These five plant species are gardeners’ favorites for their...