Tobacco has a 2019 GA Farm Gate value of over $36 million, accounting for 9,411 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. Appling
  2. Berrien
  3. Pierce
  4. Coffee
  5. Tattnall
  6. Cook
  7. Echols
  8. Candler
  9. Atkinson
  10. Lanier

Calendar

The University of Georgia, the state’s land-grant and flagship institution, is committed to sharing the latest economic projections for U.S. and state agriculture to guide farmers and agribusinesses. CAES economists provide an outlook of agricultural markets for the coming year and keynote speakers focus on important and trending topics.   
Jan 28
8:00AM - 11:30AM 2022 Georgia Ag Forecast UGA Tifton Campus Conference Center, Tifton, GA
Telfair and Wheeler County 2022 Row Crop production meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, Feb. 15 at 8:30 am.  A meal is provided with advance registration.  Please RSVP by Monday, Feb. 14th by calling at our office at 229-868-6489.  Thank you!
Feb 15
8:30AM - 11:00AM Telfair County 2022 Row Crop (Corn, Soybean, Weeds) Production Meeting Southern Star, McRae, GA
Join CAES alumni and friends for an evening of Ag Dawg camaraderie and networking.
Feb 24
5:30PM - 7:30PM Ag Dawgs After Hours: Thomasville Farmer's Daughter Tasting Room, Thomasville
Telfair and Wheeler County 2022 peanut production meeting is scheduled for Thursday, March 10 at 6:00pm.  A meal is provided with advance registration.  Please RSVP by Tuesday, March 8 by calling at our office at 229-868-6489.  Thank you!
Mar 10
6:00PM - 7:30PM Telfair County 2022 Peanut Production Meeting Southern Star, McRae, GA
Join CAES alumni and friends for an evening of Ag Dawg camaraderie and networking. Optional garden and house tour begins at 5:00 p.m.
Mar 17
5:00PM - 7:30PM Ag Dawgs After Hours: LaGrange Hills and Dales Estate, LaGrange, GA
See More Events