Published on 05/25/06

Georgia-Florida tobacco tour planned June 12-14

University of Georgia

Anyone interested in current tobacco production issues and research for Georgia and Florida should attend the "2006 Georgia- Florida Tobacco Tour" June 12-14.

The tour starts in Lake City, Fla., and ends in Waycross, Ga. It will include visits to producers' farms and sites showcasing variety trials and disease research. The tour is sponsored by University of Georgia Cooperative Extension.

To find out more or to register, call (229) 386-3006. Or visit the Web site at

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