Tobacco has a 2016 GA Farm Gate value of $51 million, accounting for 13,885 acres in Georgia.

The UGA Tobacco Team works closely with county Extension agents, researchers, commodity and agribusiness groups to provide sound, research-based recommendations to assist Georgia farmers in producing high quality, flue-cured tobacco.

Top 10 Tobacco Counties in GA (by value)

  1. Coffee
  2. Berrien
  3. Pierce
  4. Appling
  5. Tattnall
  6. Candler
  7. Colquitt
  8. Lanier
  9. Wayne
  10. Cook


The 2018 Agroforestry and Wildlife Field Day is set for September 20, 2018 on the University of Georgia Griffin Campus. Registration will begin at 8:00 a.m. with the program beginning at 9:00 a.m. Participants will have the opportunity to choose from 28 sessions throughout the day. Each session will run for 45 minutes. Lunch will be served at 12:15 p.m. This event is sponsored by the University of Georgia College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences and Warnell School of Forest and Natural Resources, Georgia Forestry Commission, Georgia DNR-Wildlife Resources Division, USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service, and Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College (ABAC).
Sep 20
8:00AM - 4:15PM Agroforestry and Wildlife Field Day UGA Griffin Campus, Westbrook Research Farm, Griffin, GA
Join the UGA CAES Alumni Association East Georgia Chapter to cheer on the Dawgs during the UGA vs Missouri game! The event is free for graduates, families and friends. Appetizers will be provided by the UGA CAES Alumni Association. Food and beverage specials available from Gnat's Landing. Your RSVP by September 17 is appreciated to help us reserve enough space for cheering!
Sep 22
11:30AM - 3:30PM CAES Alumni Association East GA Chapter Game Watching Party Gnat's Landing, Statesboro, GA
Day one of Major Madness: Learn about majors and clubs in the Department of Poultry Science and the Department of Animal and Dairy Science.
Sep 24
9:00AM - 2:00PM Major Madness: Day 1 Tate Student Center, Concourse, Athens, GA
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