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South Carolina Crops: Peanuts May Lose Ground in 2018

South Carolina Crops: Peanuts May Lose Ground in 2018

👤By Denise Attaway, Clemson University 🕔Dec 6, 2017

Big crops in 2017 means South Carolina producers will have to adjust their budgets in 2018 to account for lower prices. This was the message Clemson agricultural economists Nathan Smith and Scott Mickey gave during the recent 2018 Ag Outlook

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South Carolina Cotton: Annual Boll Weevil Meeting, Florence, Dec. 12

South Carolina Cotton: Annual Boll Weevil Meeting, Florence, Dec. 12

👤By Denise Attaway, Clemson University 🕔Dec 6, 2017

Cotton farmers from across South Carolina will gather Dec. 12 for updates in the battle against their arch enemy. The South Carolina Boll Weevil Eradication Foundation will hold its annual cotton growers meeting at 10:30 a.m. Dec. 12 at Clemson

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South Carolina Field Reports: Drier Conditions Speed Harvest Towards Close

South Carolina Field Reports: Drier Conditions Speed Harvest Towards Close

👤From USDA 🕔Nov 21, 2017

Crop Progress and Conditions for the Week Ending November 19, 2017. General Comments Kyle Daniel, Georgetown County Much drier field conditions have allowed for major progress in fieldwork. Peanut harvest is winding down with fair to good yields. Soybean harvest

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South Carolina: Corn and Soybean Growers Meeting, Santee, Dec. 7

South Carolina: Corn and Soybean Growers Meeting, Santee, Dec. 7

👤By Denise Attaway, Clemson University 🕔Nov 14, 2017

Corn and soybean growers can learn what they can do to grow profitable crops in 2018 at the Clemson Corn and Soybean Growers Meeting Dec. 7. The meeting will be held at the Santee Conference Center, 1737 Bass Drive, Santee,

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South Carolina Field Reports: Mostly Good Week for Harvest

South Carolina Field Reports: Mostly Good Week for Harvest

👤From USDA 🕔Nov 13, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending November 12, 2017. County Comments Rusty Skipper, Horry County Good weather in Horry County has been favorable for farmers harvesting cotton and peanut crops. Most all soybeans have dropped leaves and have

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South Carolina Field Reports: Soybean Harvest Off to Slow Start, Cotton, Peanuts Ramping Up

South Carolina Field Reports: Soybean Harvest Off to Slow Start, Cotton, Peanuts Ramping Up

👤From USDA 🕔Nov 7, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending November 5, 2017. County Comments Rusty Skipper, Horry County Warm, dry conditions have allowed cotton and peanut harvesting to ramp up in Horry County, while soybean harvesting has been slow to get

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South Carolina Field Reports: Heavy Rains Slow Harvest

South Carolina Field Reports: Heavy Rains Slow Harvest

👤From USDA 🕔Oct 30, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending October 29, 2017. County Comments David Dewitt, Sumter County Sumter County is experiencing good harvest conditions.   Matthew Wannamaker, Lexington County  Cotton and peanut harvest continues, and yields look promising for most areas

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South Carolina Field Reports: Cooler, Dryer Weather Speeds Up Harvest

South Carolina Field Reports: Cooler, Dryer Weather Speeds Up Harvest

👤From USDA 🕔Oct 24, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending October 22, 2017. County Comments Rusty Skipper, Horry County Cooler nighttime temperatures and dryer conditions are helping area cotton and peanut farmers harvest this year’s crop. Soybeans are starting to shed leaves,

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South Carolina Field Reports: Rains Slow Field Work

South Carolina Field Reports: Rains Slow Field Work

👤From USDA 🕔Oct 17, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending, October 15, 2017. County Comments Kyle Daniel, Georgetown County Unfortunately our area was inundated with rain for most of the week and shut down fieldwork last week and this week. Defoliated cotton

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Tree Crops: New Weed Herbicide for Apple and Peach Growers in Carolinas and Virginia

Tree Crops: New Weed Herbicide for Apple and Peach Growers in Carolinas and Virginia

👤From a Press Release 🕔Oct 12, 2017

Dow AgroSciences has announced that Pindar GT herbicide is now registered for use on bearing apples and peaches in the Carolinas, and apples in Virginia.  Fruit producers’ toughest weeds, such as marestail (horseweed) and pigweed plus dozens of others are

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