Conservation through Innovation
A joint field day and regional technology conference will be held July 8 from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at UGA's Stripling Irrigation Research Park in Camilla, Ga. Keynote speaker will be Georgia Farm Bureau President Zippy Duvall. RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org or call (229) 522-3623.
Visit the SIRP website or view the event flyer.
High summer temperatures and intense sun could reduce Georgia's end-of-season watermelon production this year. Because of the increased heat over the past week, risk of sunburn for watermelons in the field has been high. If watermelons do scald, they may not be marketable.
Read more about Georgia's watermelon crop.