Master Goat Farmer Certification
UGA Extension will host a six-week Master Goat Farmer Certification course Aug. 5-Sept. 13 in Atlanta, Ga. The course will cover the latest information on business planning, basic dairy goat management, herd health, proper grazing methods, building fences and predator management. Registration ends Tuesday, July 11.
Learn more about the Master Goat Farmer Certification.
Nematodes on tobacco
Microscopic worms called nematodes may seem harmless, but they can devastate a tobacco field, reducing yields, stunting plant growth and cutting into farmer profits. A UGA plant pathologist is studying different management systems in hopes of reducing the nematode’s impact on Georgia agriculture.
Read more about nematode populations.