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2018 GA FL Tour

2018 Georgia-Florida Tobacco Tour
June 11-13, 2018

  • General Schedule
  • Final Tour Schedule & Driving Directions (coming soon)
  • Registration Form (coming soon)
  • Tour Booklet and Handouts (coming soon)

Additional details of the schedule, hotel locations and contact information will be added in May. Driving directions will be added the week before the tour. We look forward to having you join us for the 2018 Georgia-Florida Tobacco Tour!

General Schedule

The tour will begin with a Kick-Off Supper in Live Oak, Florida, on Monday, June 11, and end near Blackshear, Georgia on Wednesday, June 13, 2018.

  • JUNE 11, 2018
    The tour will begin with a Kick-Off Supper at Brown Lantern Restaurant in Live Oak, Florida. Supper will be served at 7:00 p.m.
  • JUNE 12, 2018
    Tuesday morning, the tour will leave Live Oak, Florida at 7:30 a.m. to visit Florida and Georgia tobacco farms, on-farm demonstrations and producers.
    Lunch will be in Georgia. After noon, we will visit several additional on-farm demonstration sites in Georgia and end in Tifton, GA., for the evening.
  • JUNE 13, 2018
    Wednesday morning, the tour will leave Tifton at 7:30 a.m. and visit the Bowen Farm of the Coastal Plain Experiment Station on the University of Georgia Tifton Campus.
    After lunch, we will visit additional on-farm locations as we travel east toward Douglas and Blackshear, GA. The tour will end in the late afternoon. No meal is planned and no hotel has been designated.