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

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An appreciation luncheon to celebrate student workers and their supervisors at the UGA Tifton campus. A meal and door prizes will be provided. Please RSVP.
Aug 01
12:00PM - 1:00PM Summer Student Worker Luncheon - UGA Tifton campus NESPAL Seminar Room, Tifton, GA
New to UGA-Tifton's academic programs? Join us for New Student Orientation on Monday, August 12. We can't wait to see you!
Aug 12
10:00AM - 2:00PM UGA-Tifton New Student Orientation NESPAL Building, Tifton, GA
Start your semester off right by attending CAES Orientation 2.0! Freshmen and new transfer students will have the opportunity to learn about our programs, clubs and ask questions to a student panel and network with professors and clubs. You'll even be able to take home a free t-shirt!
Aug 15
5:30PM - 7:00PM CAES Orientation 2.0 Conner Hall, ATHENS, GA
Welcome back party for faculty, staff, and students sponsored by the College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences Alumni Association.  
Aug 20
5:30PM - 7:30PM UGA-Tifton Ag Dawg Kickoff Black Shank Pavilion, Tifton, GA
The Great Georgia Pollinator Census is a historical initiative where Georgians will record the numbers and types of pollinators that populate our state during late summer. You do not have to be an entomologist to be part of this important project! The census was designed for individuals, families, garden clubs, school groups, friends – ALL Georgians to participate.
Aug 23
08/23 8:00AM - 08/24 11:59PM The Great Georgia Pollinator Census Statewide, GA
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