2115 Olanta Hwy, Scranton, SC29591
EMAIL: email@example.com http://www.mckenzie-farms.com/index.htm
Stan McKenzie offers over 40 varieties of mostly cold hardy citrus, priced very affordably. Check out his website and call or write for availability and size.
Lowndes County 4-H honored County Commissioners and local businesses
for their support of the 4-H program in the recent purchase of a new
Lowndes County 4-H minibus at its Kids Dig It Thank You Luncheon
held in December.
From solar electric fences to selling solar power for profit,
John S. Quarterman will talk about
solar opportunities for farmers and some legal hurdles,
South Georgia Growing Local 2014:
Why solar power is the fastest growing industry in the world
and how to apply it to agriculture.
Financing is the main obstacle.
Some ways to get financing,
and at least one law that could be changed to help with that.
The Lowndes County Ham and Eggs show is the only remaining Ham and
Eggs show in Georgia and one of only two in the country.
Hams are cured by a local team that travels periodically to Fort
Valley State University to work in USDA certified facilities. Hams
are treated with a cure, turned, treated, turned, treated, turned,
washed, bagged and finally smoked over the course of several weeks
in preparation for judging and auction.
The Ham and Eggs show this year will be February 18 and 19.
Jerry’s presentation will focus on blackberries, blueberries, figs
and muscadine grapes. He will explain and demonstrate practical, low
cost methods for trellising and pruning; soil and bed preparation;
weed suppression, irrigation, and harvesting.