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Georgia Field Reports: Cotton, Peanut Planting Get Underway

Georgia Field Reports: Cotton, Peanut Planting Get Underway

👤From USDA 🕔May 2, 2016

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending May 1, 2016. County Comments Greg Pittman, Jackson County Pastures and hayfields are turning a little brown. Jackson County is in need of spring showers. Mark Bailey, Macon County Some fusarium fungus

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Sawyer On Crops: Thrips In Peanuts – Tips And Updates – Audio

Sawyer On Crops: Thrips In Peanuts – Tips And Updates – Audio

👤By Andrew Sawyer, Extension Agent, Thomas County, Georgia 🕔Apr 27, 2016

Got your thrips management strategies lined up for the 2016 peanut crop? Andrew Sawyer, Extension Agent in Thomas County, Georgia, reviews this year’s options.    

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Georgia Field Reports: Planting Expected to Pick Up This Week – USDA

Georgia Field Reports: Planting Expected to Pick Up This Week – USDA

👤From USDA 🕔Apr 25, 2016

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending April 24, 2016. County Comments Gary Peiffer, DeKalb County Pasture looking good – both bermuda and fescue. Brian Maddy, Troup County Harvesting hay this week has been tough. Our rye needs to

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Georgia: Pest Manager Training, Valdosta, May 27

Georgia: Pest Manager Training, Valdosta, May 27

👤By Willie Chance, University of Georgia 🕔Apr 20, 2016

At the Pest Manager Training held on Friday, May 27 at Wiregrass Technical College in Valdosta, you can learn while you earn up to 5 hours of recertification credit! Attendees can earn 5 hours Commercial Pesticide Credit (to divide over

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Georgia Peanuts: 4 Considerations for Thrips Management

Georgia Peanuts: 4 Considerations for Thrips Management

👤By Mark Abney, University of Georgia 🕔Apr 20, 2016

Peanut seed are going in the ground in Georgia, and that means thrips and thrips management questions are coming.

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Georgia: Pecan Production Becoming More Popular

Georgia: Pecan Production Becoming More Popular

👤By Clint Thomson, University of Georgia 🕔Apr 20, 2016

Undeterred by the possibility that Georgia pecans might flood the market in six or seven years, the increasing popularity of the crop has University of Georgia Cooperative Extension pecan specialist Lenny Wells encouraged about the future of the state’s pecans.

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Pecans: Georgia Acreage Growing ; Ballots Sent for Fed Marketing Program

Pecans: Georgia Acreage Growing ; Ballots Sent for Fed Marketing Program

👤By Clint Thompson University of Georgia, College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences 🕔Apr 20, 2016

Undeterred by the possibility that Georgia pecans might flood the market in six or seven years, the increasing popularity of the crop has University of Georgia Cooperative Extension pecan specialist Lenny Wells encouraged about the future of the state’s pecans.

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Georgia Field Reports: Cool Conditions Slow Corn Growth – USDA

Georgia Field Reports: Cool Conditions Slow Corn Growth – USDA

👤From USDA 🕔Apr 18, 2016

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending April 17, 2016. County Comments Nathan Eason, White County Dryer weather has allowed corn growers to begin to work their fields and prepare for planting next week. Rye and ryegrass are peaking

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Georgia Corn: Sidedress Early to Replace Leached Nutrients

Georgia Corn: Sidedress Early to Replace Leached Nutrients

👤By Andrew Sawyer, University of Georgia 🕔Apr 15, 2016

Some field corn is turning yellow after recent rains. This is due to nutrients, like nitrogen, leaching.

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Georgia Peanuts: Weed Management – Prowl vs. Sonalan

Georgia Peanuts: Weed Management – Prowl vs. Sonalan

👤By Eric Prostko, University of Georgia 🕔Apr 13, 2016

Recent price increases in Sonalan 3EC (ethalfluralin) have many growers taking a closer look at the cheaper priced pendimethalin formulations (Generic Prowl 3.3EC and Prowl H2O 3.8ASC) for use in peanuts.

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