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    • Nitrate toxicity 

      Hancock, Dennis W. (University of Georgia, 2010-09-10)
      This publication summarizes the effect that high nitrates have on the animal, presents the conditions to expect in toxic concentrations of nitrates, and outlines strategies that could prevent or reduce the risk of nitrate ...
    • Novel endophyte-infected tall fescue 

      Hancock, Dennis W.; Andrae, John (University of Georgia, 2009-06-29)
      This publication outlines plant persistence and animal performance characteristics of novel endophyte-infected tall fescue and provides recommended pasture renovation practices.
    • Peanut producers' perceptions and attitudes toward alternative marketing institutions 

      Hancock, Samuel J.; Ray, Todd S.; Fletcher, Stanley M.; Thomas, William A. (University of Georgia, 2009-04-21)
      The objective of this report is to quantify peanut producers’ perceptions of the current marketing environment and their receptiveness to alternative marketing structures. The specific structures examined are a new generation ...
    • Pearl millet for grain 

      Lee, R. Dewey; Hanna, Wayne W.; Buntin, G. David; Dozier, William; Timper, Patricia; Wilson, Jeffrey P. (University of Georgia, 2009-03-24)
      Pearl millet (Pennisetum glaucum [L.] R. Br.) has a long history of use as a summer grazing and hay crop in the southeastern U.S. The recent development of new, adaptable and productive grain pearl millet hybrids in the ...
    • Planting guide to grasses and legumes for forage and wildlife in Georgia 

      Lee, R. Dewey (University of Georgia, 2010-01-22)
      This planting guide will help producers establish grasses and legumes commonly grown in Georgia.
    • Precision farming: an introduction 

      Rains, Glen C.; Thomas, Daniel L. (University of Georgia, 2009-03-23)
      This publication introduces the technology and terms describing the farm management practice called precision farming. It includes an introduction to precision farming and how it can be used, as well as descriptions of the ...
    • Purple moonflower identification and control 

      Prostko, Eric P.; Culpepper, Stanley; Price, Daniel S.; Ellis, Charlie E., III (University of Georgia, 2009-01-05)
      Purple moonflower, also known as purple morningglory or lilacbell, is becoming common in many Georgia agricultural production fields. This weed has typically not been a major problem. Morningglory species often respond ...
    • Revenue profile of golf courses in Georgia 

      Florkowski, Wojciech J.; Landry, Gil W., Jr.; Waltz, Clint (University of Georgia, 2009-03-24)
      The golf course industry is an important but often overlooked sector generating jobs and local taxes in Georgia. The objective of this report is to provide insights about the economic importance of golf course facilities ...
    • Selecting a forage bermudagrass variety 

      Hancock, Dennis W.; Edwards, Norman R.; Green, T. Wade; Rehberg, Deron M. (University of Georgia, 2010-09-10)
      This publication shares the collective experience of research and extension personnel on bermudagrass cultivars that are (or could be) grown in Georgia.
    • Soil and fertilizer management considerations for forage systems in Georgia 

      Hancock, Dennis W.; Harris, Glendon H.; Franks, Randy W.; Morgan, Steven P.; Green, T. Wade (University of Georgia, 2008-11-17)
      Georgia possesses diverse soil conditions and many forage production factors are influenced by this diversity. As a result, the soil environment of a given site must be considered when selecting forage species, determining ...
    • Soil test handbook for Georgia 

      Kissel, David E.; Sonon, Leticia S. (University of Georgia, 2008-09-15)
      This handbook is designed to serve as a reference guide for the University of Georgia Cooperative Extension personnel and others regarding Georgia's lime and fertilizer recommendations and to provide basic information ...
    • Soil testing for home lawns, gardens and wildlife food plots 

      Sonon, Leticia S.; Kissel, David E. (University of Georgia, 2009-03-25)
      Developing and maintaining productive soils begin with soil testing. Soils tests provide information on the soil’s actual nutrient status. Test results are used to determine the amount and kind of nutrients that should be ...
    • Soil testing: measurement of lime buffer capacity 

      Kissel, David E.; Vendrell, Paul F. (University of Georgia, 2010-09-15)
      Soil pH is an important chemical property because it influences the availability of soil nutrients for plant uptake, and it affects a crop's root system development. Soil pH also indicates whether lime is needed to correct ...
    • Soil testing: soil pH and salt concentration 

      Kissel, David E.; Vendrell, Paul F. (University of Georgia, 2009-09-14)
      Soil pH is one of the most important measurements of soil fertility. Knowing a soil's pH may help in diagnosing nutritional problems of agricultural crops and other plants.
    • Soil-plant-water relationships for flue-cured tobacco 

      Maw, Brian W.; Stansell, James R.; Mullinix, Benjamin G. (University of Georgia, 2009-03-20)
      Growing tobacco under prescribed irrigation can be an important way of reducing costs, and improving crop management, especially if chemigation (the application of chemicals through the irrigation system) may be conducted ...
    • Stockpiling tall fescue for fall and winter grazing 

      Hancock, Dennis W.; Josey, Ricky W. (University of Georgia, 2008-01-03)
      Producing and/or purchasing hay to feed livestock through the winter represents a substantial expense. This publication details strategies and considerations when stockpiling and utilizing tall fescue.
    • Success with cover crops 

      Lee, R. Dewey; Gaskin, Julia W.; Schomberg, Harry; Hawkins, Gary L.; Harris, Glendon H.; Barentine, Ronnie M.; Bellows, Barbara (University of Georgia, 2008-06)
    • Ten questions and answers about Liberty-Link soybeans in Georgia 

      Whitaker, Jared R.; Prostko, Eric P. (University of Georgia, 2009-12-11)
      This publication provides growers with current information about the use of the Liberty-Link soybean system in Georgia.
    • Tropic croton identification and control in cotton and peanut 

      Prostko, Eric P.; Culpepper, Stanley (University of Georgia, 2009-03-24)
      This publication discusses tropic croton identification and control in cotton and peanut.
    • Tropical spiderwort identification and control in Georgia field crops 

      Prostko, Eric P.; Culpepper, Stanley; Webster, Theodore M.; Flanders, J. Tim (University of Georgia, 2009-03-25)
      Tropical spiderwort, also known as Bengal dayflower, is a noxious, exotic, invasive weed that has become a serious pest in many Georgia agricultural production areas. Tropical spiderwort thrives in wet areas, but once ...