November 21, 2022 Vol. 4, No. 24
Referendum B approved, Tyler Harper elected Commissioner of Ag
Ballot measure clarifies that family farm entities that have merged into one would still qualify for ad valorem tax exemption on certain farm products.
Thanksgiving dinner cost up but still affordable
Inflation, supply chain disruptions, war in Ukraine have all affected costs, AFBF says.
Georgia Foundation for Agriculture offers $70,000 in scholarships
Aid is for students pursuing education in agriculture-related fields at Georgia colleges and technical schools.
GFB seeks entries for '23 Middle School & High School
Students should contact their county Farm Bureau for an official entry form and complete contest rules.
Melanie Biersmith named Georgia
state 4-H leader
Biersmith will provide strategic vision in response to the changing needs of Georgia youth.
NASS: Cotton, soybean production forecast for gains
Agency updates yield and production predictions from October report.
GEORGIA FOUNDATION FOR AGRICULTURE ONLINE AUCTION
Nov. 28-Dec. 7
Sign up by Nov. 26 at https://gfb.ag/2022auction to receive auction alerts.
CROP INSURANCE FOR FORAGE, LIVESTOCK AND HONEY PRODUCERS
Dec. 1, deadline to apply/renew
OUTSTANDING GEORGIA YOUNG PEANUT FARMER AWARD
Dec. 2, application deadline
DAIRY MARGIN PROTECTION PROGRAM
Dec. 9, application deadline
FUNDING FOR DEEP AQUIFER IRRIGATION WELLS IN LOWER FLINT RIVER BASIN
Dec. 15, deadline to apply
SOYBEAN/SMALL GRAIN EXPO
Dec. 15, Perry
GA ASSOCIATION OF CONSERVATION DISTRICTS SCHOLARSHIP
Dec. 31, application deadline
AMERICAN SOYBEAN ASSOCIATION SCHOLARSHIP
Dec. 31, deadline to apply
SE FRUIT & VEGETABLE GROWERS CONFERENCE
Jan. 5-8, Savannah
Early bird registration rates end Dec. 13
46TH ANNUAL GEORGIA PEANUT FARM SHOW
Jan. 19, Tifton
2023 GEORGIA AG FORECAST
Jan. 27, 2023, Tifton
13th ANNUAL GFB DISTRICT 2 YF&R STEER & HEIFER SHOW
Feb. 4, Jefferson
(Deadline to enter is Jan,. 20)
UGA PILOT PROGRAM OFFERS FREE TELE-COUNSELING
GFB HAY DIRECTORY
NATIONAL SUICIDE PREVENTION HOTLINE NOW ACCESSIBLE AT 988
From the Georgia Farm Monitor:
Tech summit benefits this leading
area of agriculture
To watch the story, click the photo.