Pecans are looking well and remain in a nut developing period. In this episode of South Georgia Pine, Thomas County Extension Agent Andrew Sawyer discusses late summer nut drop and its contributing factors. To view more information from Sawyer you
Been seeing some annual morningglory in peanuts. UGA Extension Weed Scientist Dr. Eric Prostko has this to say about control: In most cases, it is too late in the year to legally apply herbicides. Pre-harvest intervals (PHI) of peanut herbicides
On occasion, someone might come up to me and randomly say something like “When are you going to figure out how to control pigweed in soybeans?” When I hear that, it makes me think about what planet that person has
General According to the National Agricultural Statistics Service’s Georgia Field Office, there were 5.9 days suitable for fieldwork for the week ending Sunday, August 30, 2015. Precipitation estimates for the state ranged from 0.1 inches of rain up to 3.7
We are now looking at stink bugs in soybeans. Primarily green and southern green are present, but brown stinkbugs can also be an issue.
The Georgia Cotton Commission, Georgia Peanut Commission and the University of Georgia Extension Cotton and Peanut Teams, will co-sponsor a joint research field day on Wednesday, Sept. 9, 2015, in Tifton, Georgia. The field day will start at 8:30 a.m.
Drip irrigation systems have long helped Georgia vegetable farmers grow high yielding crops. Sub-surface drip irrigation can help some Georgia peanut farmers water their crops more efficiently, according to a University of Georgia Cooperative Extension expert. And, it won’t interfere
Well, its that time of year again. As we move into September, we start “hull scraping” peanuts to check for maturity. I like to start looking at peanuts on the maturity board once they get about 125 days of age.
The Georgia Cotton Commission, Georgia Peanut Commission and the University of Georgia Extension Cotton and Peanut Teams, will co-sponsor a joint research field day on Wednesday, Sept. 9, 2015, in Tifton, Georgia.
At peanut digging it’s a good time to evaluate field problems so that you can plan for the next time peanuts go in the field, as well as look at problems that may affect other crops in the rotation. Look
Southern Grain Focus Southern Soy, Corn And Milo Harvests Gain Momentum Owen Taylor, Editor | Ernst Undesser, Web Editor More soybean harvest has started in the Midsouth. Initial yields appear