Agriculture

  EPA clears popular weed killer used by cotton farmers

Farmers from across the Southeast had a keen eye on a big announcement Tuesday afternoon in Bulloch County. National environmental leaders gave them the green light to use one chemical that courts had tried to ban earlier this year.

  Chatham County Students celebrate Arbor Day by planting new trees

  Young Farmer Association meeting held, industry dealing with tough times

  2019 a pleasant surprise for cotton farmers

  Cotton farmers need a solid week of dry weather

  Grain bin collapses in Sylvania

  Nestor’s impact on local cotton farms

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Ga. governor, first lady help kick-off 2019 Sunbelt Ag Expo

  Ag Expo shows off a major Ga. industry

Come on in! Moultrie’s 2019 Sunbelt Ag Expo is underway

  Dry conditions affecting livestock’s food supply

  Hampton Co. farmers hoping for a little rain

  Farmers need winds, heavy rains to stay away during peanut harvest

  Summer sun, rain good for cotton crops

A summer full of rain and sunshine has South Georgia's cotton poised for a potentially good harvest as it heads into the home stretch.

Farmers prepare for peanut harvest

Timing can be everything when it comes to rain and one of our region’s biggest crops: peanuts.Local farmers have a short time to get them harvested when they're ready, and showers can make that job even tougher.Some people might use these gray skies and gentle rain as an excuse to stay inside. But peanut farmers can almost hear a clock ticking to get these peanuts out of the field and to market.The showers that started Thursday morning put a stop to Lee Crumley's work about a wee...

Drones could soon benefit farmers in Bulloch County

Drones, with photo and video cameras, seem to popping up everywhere. Soon, they could be seen buzzing over farms in our region.

  Hot weather affecting crops in Bulloch Co.

All summer, the heat has been relentless in South Georgia. One specific area has significantly been affected by the hot weather: farming.

Bulloch Co. agricultral producers gather for prayer to begin harvest season

46th Annual Claxton Rattlesnake & Wildlife Festival 2013

Vidalia Onion Festival

Claxton Readies For Roundup

WTOC to Webcast Rattlesnake Roundup