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Forage specialist to offer Interplanted Alfalfa Field Day

Forage specialist to offer Interplanted Alfalfa Field Day

Forage Specialist Dr. Dennis Hancock gives a detailed class on how to plan alfalfa with forage grasses.

He'll detail "site preparation, fertility requirements and variety of selection to assure successful stand establishment."

After a sponsored lunch, the UGA extension specialist will show a farm where Alfalfa has been interplanted with Bermuda.

Then, Research Professional Donald Wood joins Hancock to share information on managing and harvesting strategies.

That's on June 5, from 10:30 a.m. until 2 p.m. at the Putnam County Cooperative Extension at 663 Godfrey Road, Suite 101 in Eatonton.

Get directions and check event details.

Job opening in Eatonton

Job opening in Eatonton

Each Thursday, a Georgia Department of Labor representative joins 13WMAZ toshare several open jobs in the Central Georgia area.

You can watch this on 13WMAZ-TV on Thursday mornings and again at 5 p.m.

Open mic poetry reading to feature Putnam County poets

Open mic poetry reading to feature Putnam County poets

Local poets read at the Open Mic Poetry Reading Tuesday evening.

According to a release on the Georgia Writers Museum Facebook page, Barry Darugar, George Heiring and Sandy Mallinson will read their work and more.

That'll be at the Eatonton-Putnam County Library at 5 p.m. Tuesday.

UGA extension releases cotton weed control guidelines

UGA extension releases cotton weed control guidelines

The Dooly County UGA extension has released programs for Controlling Glyphosate Resistant Palmer Amaranth in Cotton.

In a blog post, Jay Porter says it's important for "not just the present, but for the future of weed control in cotton."

Porter warns that not closely following the guidelines could prevent cotton growth in the future.

Read: Cotton weed control guidelines

Job opening in Greensboro

Job opening in Greensboro

Each Thursday, a Georgia Department of Labor representative joins 13WMAZ toshare several open jobs in the Central Georgia area.

You can watch this on 13WMAZ-TV on Thursday mornings and again at 5 p.m.

Job openings in Central Georgia

Job openings in Central Georgia

Each Thursday, a Georgia Department of Labor representative joins 13WMAZ toshare several open jobs in the Central Georgia area.

You can watch this on 13WMAZ-TV on Thursday mornings and again at 5 p.m.

Oconee Artists Exhibition XXXI, Call For Entries

Oconee Artists Exhibition XXXI, Call For Entries

Allied Arts is currently accepting entries for the thirty-first annual Oconee Artists Exhibition. Entries will be accepted through Friday, April 11. This juried exhibition is open to all adult artists (age 18 and over) who live in central Georgia and practice a visual art form. The six eligible categories are drawing, mixed media, painting, photography, printmaking and sculpture. Artists may enter a maximum of three pieces for an entry fee of $20.00.

Cash awards include Best of Show award of $100.00, Second Place award of $75.00 and Third Place award of $50.00. All artists will be honored and winners announced at an opening reception on Sunday, April 27 from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm at the Marlor House, 201 North Wayne Street, Milledgeville. The reception will be hosted by the Milledgeville Civic Woman’s Club and the Friends of Allied Arts. The Oconee Artists Exhibition XXXI will be on display through Friday, May 30.