What is UGA Extension?
A partnership of The University of Georgia, the U. S. Department of Agriculture and counties of the state cooperating. UGA Extension is on the forefront of food safety, technology, research, and education; keeping Georgia’s economy strong and making life better for Georgians.
To extend lifelong learning from The University of Georgia to the everyday lives of Georgians through current, research-based education in agriculture, the environment, communities, youth and families.
Peanut Crop link Late spring rains pushed back peanut planting for many Georgia producers.
Timber link It's best for producers not to salvage moderately damaged tree stands right away.
Pecan Yields link Extension pecan specialist Lenny Wells believes Georgia growers will produce less than 50 million pounds this year.
Hurricane Michael Impact link Hurricane in October caused more than $2.5 billion in losses to Georgia's agriculture industry.
Pecan Prices link UGA Extension pecan specialist Lenny Wells estimates that pecan growers are receiving significantly less per pound than last year.