mitchellmay, Author at The Post-Searchlight


Use chemicals correctly in farm ponds

There are numerous chemicals labeled for use in farm ponds for the control of aquatic weeds, fish diseases, removal of undesirable fish and for the ... Read more

by Mitchell May, Tuesday, April 2, 2013 6:37 pm

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Red maples make for vibrant colors

The cooler temperatures have really made fall colors stand out. Like north Georgia, Decatur County has a diversity of hardwood trees including hickories, American beech, ... Read more

by Mitchell May, Friday, December 30, 2011 2:35 pm


Constructing food plots for ducks

If I had to choose the most challenging type of wing shooting, duck hunting would be at the top of my list. Those early morning ... Read more

by Mitchell May, Monday, July 25, 2011 6:16 am


Africanized bees found in county

Recently the Georgia Department of Agriculture confirmed that a swarm of Africanized honeybees was identified in Bainbridge. Certainly this raises a red flag of concern ... Read more

by Mitchell May, Friday, June 17, 2011 7:51 pm


Check now for corn leaf disease

In the past corn growers in Georgia have not commonly used fungicides on field corn. However, yield loss can be minimized by using sound disease ... Read more

by Mitchell May, Thursday, May 26, 2011 5:41 pm


Supplemental feeding advice from Texas

If your pasture looks like mine, the lack of rainfall is beginning to take a severe toll on grazing. But anyone who has been in ... Read more

by Mitchell May, Monday, May 23, 2011 2:18 pm


Using chemicals in farm ponds

Before a chemical is selected for aquatic use the pond owner must ask himself will it achieve the desired result? This question may seem obvious ... Read more

by Mitchell May, Monday, April 4, 2011 11:20 am