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Sunbelt Ag Expo in Moultrie Georgia

Each year UF/IFAS NW Extension District Faculty participates in the annual Sunbelt Ag Expo in Moultrie Georgia.  This is the largest agricultural expo in the southeast attended by over 200,000 visitors.  In addition to the over 1,200 commercial exhibitors, visitors also learn from the many university and research specialist displays on hand throughout the expo.  …

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Not all Peanuts are for People: The Perennial Peanut

perennial peanut rhizoma

If you pay close attention you never know what you might find around you. Last week as the Extension staff took a tour of green industries we stumbled on a patch of perennial peanuts. I asked Jed Dillard the Ag Agent, “Why do they call them perennial peanuts” and in true extension form he provided …

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