Pesticide applicator recertification classes
Certified pesticide applicators need recertification training and continuing education credits to maintain their licenses. UGA Cooperative Extension has planned pesticide applicator recertification classes for May 21 in Albany and May 24 in Gainesville.
For more information, read the news release.
Fluctuating weather patterns reduces Vidalia onion crop yields
Georgia's wildly fluctuating temperatures in this year's first four months played havoc on the state’s signature onion crop. While farmers were expecting a banner year for onion yields, a warm January and February followed by a chilly March and April caused widespread cases of seed stem in the 12,000 acres of Vidalia onion fields.
Read more about Georgia's Vidalia onion crop.