Portrait of Jared Whitaker

Jared Whitaker

Area(s) of Expertise: Cotton


08/21/19 - UGA Extension to showcase cotton, peanut research during field day 05/23/19 - Spring season brings summer heat to Georgia 02/13/19 - UGA Cotton Team honors top producers with annual awards 01/24/19 - Weather impacts Georgia cotton farmers during 2018 season 10/18/18 - Hurricane Michael impacts 'promising' cotton crop 10/18/18 - Georgia farmers face more than $2 billion in losses from Hurricane Michael 08/29/18 - UGA to host annual Cotton and Peanut Research Field Day 07/31/18 - Row crop research to highlight annual Midville Field Day 05/31/18 - Rain stunts peanut crop, creates perfect conditions for vegetable diseases 05/08/18 - Georgia cotton producers hope to rebound from 2017 09/26/17 - Georgia's cotton crop sustained at least 10 percent loss across the state due to Irma 08/28/17 - UGA set to host Cotton and Peanut Research Field Day Sept. 6 09/13/16 - Georgia farmer produces record soybean crop 08/31/16 - UGA Cotton, Peanut Research Field Day to be held Sept. 7 02/17/16 - Georgia farmers advised to tend to maintenance issues now 12/11/15 - Sunshine key to Georgia cotton producers harvesting their crop 10/29/15 - Whitaker hired as UGA Cooperative Extension cotton agronomist 10/01/15 - UGA climatologist cautions Georgia farmers about impending El NiƱo weather pattern 08/19/15 - UGA researching effectiveness of late-planted soybeans 07/15/15 - UGA Cooperative Extension agronomist stresses PGR use for Georgia cotton farmers 03/18/15 - Cotton variety selection key to overcoming low prices