The 2004 Georgia Cotton Workshop will take place Dec. 14 at the
Rural Development Center in Tifton, Ga. Registration begins at 8
a.m. Workshops start at 8:10 a.m. and run through noon.
University of Georgia
Following a sponsored lunch, a general session will focus on improving fiber quality in Georgia. Workshop participants will be given a chance to tour the UGA Microgin.
Workshops will cover: weed management, cotton varieties for 2004/05, plant pathology/nematology, fertilizers and soil management, equipment calibration and application for nematicides and maximizing its efficacy, insect management, cotton physiology and market outlook.
To find out more, call (229) 386-3416. Or go to the Web site, www.ugatiftonconference.org, and click on “Upcoming Events.” Pre- registration postmarked before Dec. 1 is $10. On-site registration is $15.
(Brad Haire is the former news editor with the University of Georgia College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences.)