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Peanuts: Argentina’s Yield Potential Bounces Back After 2015/2016 Disaster

Peanuts: Argentina’s Yield Potential Bounces Back After 2015/2016 Disaster

👤By Andrés H. “Hari” Georgalos, Georgalos Peanut World, Argentina 🕔Mar 23, 2017

Peanut harvest in Argentina’s main production area is expected to start by mid April. Peanut production for the 2016/17 season, with much improved yields over the 2015/2016 season when farmers contended with heavy rains, flooding and cold weather before and

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Georgia Peanuts: Expected to Top 700,000 Acres This Year

Georgia Peanuts: Expected to Top 700,000 Acres This Year

👤By Julia Rodriguez, University of Georgia 🕔Mar 22, 2017

Georgia’s peanut crop is expected to exceed 700,000 acres this year, which increases both hope for income improvement and fear of loss to disease, according to Scott Monfort, University of Georgia Cooperative Extension peanut agronomist. “We typically grow in the

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USDA: Weekly National Peanut Prices

USDA: Weekly National Peanut Prices

👤From USDA 🕔Mar 21, 2017

The following prices are effective from 03/22/17 at 12:01 am Eastern Time until midnight Tuesday 03/28/17. The next announcement is scheduled for 03/28/17 at 3:00 pm Eastern Time. * $424.43 per ton for Runner peanuts * $409.00 per ton for

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USDA: Peanut Price Highlights

USDA: Peanut Price Highlights

👤From USDA 🕔Mar 17, 2017

Peanut prices received by farmers for all farmer stock peanuts averaged 23.6 cents per pound for the week ending March 11, up 2.9 cents from the previous week. Marketings of all farmer stock peanuts for the week ending March 11

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USDA: Weekly National Peanut Prices

USDA: Weekly National Peanut Prices

👤From USDA 🕔Mar 14, 2017

The following prices are effective from 03/15/17 at 12:01 am Eastern Time until midnight Tuesday 03/21/17. The next announcement is scheduled for 03/21/17 at 3:00 pm Eastern Time. * $424.43 per ton for Runner peanuts * $409.00 per ton for

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Texas: Crop, Livestock Budget Spreadsheets for 2017 Now Available

Texas: Crop, Livestock Budget Spreadsheets for 2017 Now Available

👤By Blair Fannin, Texas AgriLife Extension 🕔Mar 13, 2017

Crop and livestock budget spreadsheets for 2017 are now available to both farmers and ranchers, according to Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service economists. The budget spreadsheets help farmers and ranchers evaluate and project revenue and expenditures throughout the crop season.

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ARC-CO and PLC Payments: Taking a Look Back, Comparing 2014 and 2015

ARC-CO and PLC Payments: Taking a Look Back, Comparing 2014 and 2015

👤By Nick Paulson, Gary Schnitkey, Jonathan Coppess, University of Illinois; and Carl Zulauf, Ohio State University 🕔Mar 10, 2017

Debate has begun on the next farm bill. A key debate item will be the safety net programs in the commodities title. Roughly 99% of base acres of covered commodities are enrolled in the ARC-CO (Agriculture Risk Coverage -County) and

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USDA: Peanut Price Highlights

USDA: Peanut Price Highlights

👤From USDA 🕔Mar 10, 2017

Peanut prices received by farmers for all farmer stock peanuts averaged 20.7 cents per pound for the week ending March 4, down 0.1 cent from the previous week. Marketings of all farmer stock peanuts for the week ending March 4

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Virginia Cotton: When’s the Best Time to Plant?

Virginia Cotton: When’s the Best Time to Plant?

👤By Johnny Parker, Commonwealth Gin 🕔Mar 10, 2017

This year both cotton and peanuts acreage is increasing in our region. The sweet spot for planting both of these crops is essentially the same time period, although it is a period of weeks and not days. After the fact,

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Virginia Peanuts: Planning for Planting Dates and Seeding Rates

Virginia Peanuts: Planning for Planting Dates and Seeding Rates

👤By Maria Balota, Virginia Cooperative Extension 🕔Mar 7, 2017

There may be more peanut and cotton acreage planted in the V-C region this year than in 2016; and growers may wonder what crop to start planting first and which one last. These are legitimate concerns and we may have,

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