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Virginia Field Reports: Planting in Full Swing with Drier Weather

Virginia Field Reports: Planting in Full Swing with Drier Weather

πŸ‘€From USDA 🕔May 22, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending May 21, 2017. REPORTER COMMENTS BY COUNTY – Comments are based on remarks made by extension agents, farmers, commodity specialists, and other knowledgeable individuals. NORTHERN ROCKINGHAM (Doug Horn) A lot of activity

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South Carolina Field Reports: Field Work Speeds Along, Rains Needed

South Carolina Field Reports: Field Work Speeds Along, Rains Needed

πŸ‘€From USDA 🕔May 22, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending May 21, 2017. County Comments Kyle Daniel, Georgetown County Warm temperatures and no precipitation allowed cotton, peanut, and soybean plantings to continue at a rapid pace. Current field conditions are getting closer

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Mississippi Field Reports: Planting Continues Between Scattered Showers

Mississippi Field Reports: Planting Continues Between Scattered Showers

πŸ‘€From USDA 🕔May 22, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending May 21, 2017. Comments from Cooperative Extension Service County Agents Brandon Alberson, Lee County β€œThe harvest of hay is almost complete for now. Our livestock producers have started evaluating their pastures and

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Georgia Field Reports: Planting Speeds Along, Small Grains Harvest Begins

Georgia Field Reports: Planting Speeds Along, Small Grains Harvest Begins

πŸ‘€From USDA 🕔May 22, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending May 21, 2017. County Comments John Scaduto, Rabun County Field prep for tomatoes was nearly complete; planting to begin as soon as weather allows. Many had an excellent first cutting of hay

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North Carolina Field Reports: Good Planting Progress Ahead of Weekend Rains

North Carolina Field Reports: Good Planting Progress Ahead of Weekend Rains

πŸ‘€From USDA 🕔May 22, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending May 21, 2017. Extension Comments Julia Houck – Ashe-Alleghany County FSA Recent rains have help with the dry conditions. Corn has been planted in between rain showers.Β  Janice Nicholson – Rutherford County

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Florida: Perennial Peanut Field Day, Quincy, June 2

Florida: Perennial Peanut Field Day, Quincy, June 2

πŸ‘€By Ann Blount, University of Florida 🕔May 19, 2017

The Perennial Peanut Producers Association and UF/IFAS Extension will be hosting the annual Perennial Peanut Field Day on Friday, June 2, 2017 from 9:30 AM to 2:30 PM at the North Florida Research and Education Center in Quincy, Florida.Β  Topics

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Florida Cotton, Peanuts: Control Options for Thrips

Florida Cotton, Peanuts: Control Options for Thrips

πŸ‘€By Ethan Carter, University of Florida 🕔May 19, 2017

Planting season is well under way, with some producers nearing completion of peanut, and cotton planting. Annually, thrips are problematic in early panted cotton and peanut. It will be important to keep an eye on thrips populations as seedlings emerge,

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USDA: Peanut Price Highlights

USDA: Peanut Price Highlights

πŸ‘€From USDA 🕔May 19, 2017

Peanut prices received by farmers for all farmer stock peanuts averaged 19.4 cents per pound for the week ending May 13, down 1.5 cents from the previous week. Marketings of all farmer stock peanuts for the week ending May 13

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Georgia Peanuts: 8 Steps for Proper Soil Fertility

Georgia Peanuts: 8 Steps for Proper Soil Fertility

πŸ‘€By Glen Harris, University of Georgia 🕔May 18, 2017

Because the peanut plant is a deep-rooted legume that fixes nitrogen and is a good scavenger of β€œP&K’, most people say it doesn’t need a lot of fertilizer. That is not necessarily true and if you come up short on

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Georgia: 2 Cotton, Peanut, and Soybean Scout Schools, June 12, 20

Georgia: 2 Cotton, Peanut, and Soybean Scout Schools, June 12, 20

πŸ‘€By Phillip Roberts, University of Georgia 🕔May 17, 2017

Insect Scouting Schools will be conducted on June 12, 2017 in Tifton and June 20, 2017 in Midville.Β  Crops to be covered include cotton, peanuts, and soybean.Β  These programs offer basic information on insect pest identification and damage, natural enemies,

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