Published on 12/22/05

Georgia corn short course Jan. 26 in Tifton

University of Georgia

Managing corn for profit in 2006 will be the focus of the annual Corn Short Course and Georgia Corn Growers Association meeting Jan. 26 in Tifton, Ga.

University of Georgia and U.S. Department of Agriculture specialists will speak on irrigation research, insect control, fertility, weed management and marketing corn in 2006.

Registration is $5 before event or $10 at the door. A sponsored lunch is included.

The short course and meeting will be at the UGA Tifton Campus Conference Center. For more information, contact your county UGA Cooperative Extension office at 1-800-ASK-UGA1. Or call (229) 386-3416.

Brad Haire is the former news editor with the University of Georgia College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences.