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Mississippi: Pecan Field Day, Raymond, May 11

Mississippi: Pecan Field Day, Raymond, May 11

👤By Susan Collins-Smith, MSU Extension Service 🕔Apr 20, 2017

Growers interested in commercial pecan production are invited to a spring field day May 11 in Raymond. The event will begin at the Mississippi State University Central Mississippi Research and Extension Center at 1320 Seven Springs Road in Raymond. It

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Texas: Pecan Field Day, Charlie, May 4

Texas: Pecan Field Day, Charlie, May 4

👤By Kay Ledbetter, Texas AgriLife Extension 🕔Apr 20, 2017

The Clay County Pecan Field Day is scheduled for 5 p.m., May 4 at the Montz Pecan Company, 867 Old T Bone Road, Charlie. Charlie is located northeast of Wichita Falls in Clay County. There will be a $10 registration

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Texas Field Reports: Calf Crop Looking Good

Texas Field Reports: Calf Crop Looking Good

👤By Adam Russell, Texas AgriLife Extension 🕔Apr 18, 2017

Most of the state’s calf crop is on the ground and looking good amid spring conditions, said Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service beef cattle and livestock specialists. Most regions were helped by decent to good rains and warmer-than-usual winter and

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Georgia Pecans: What Is The Problem With Late Stuarts?

Georgia Pecans: What Is The Problem With Late Stuarts?

👤By Andrew Sawyer, University of Georgia 🕔Apr 13, 2017

If you have spent any time in pecan orchards in Georgia over the last couple of weeks you have noticed budbreak progressing on most varieties with one particularly notable exception. At this point Stuart is further behind most other major

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Georgia Pecans: Quantities of Avalon Variety Likely to Be Low This Spring

Georgia Pecans: Quantities of Avalon Variety Likely to Be Low This Spring

👤By Clint Thompson, University of Georgia 🕔Apr 7, 2017

Growers who are anxious to buy large quantities of the newest pecan cultivar, ‘Avalon,’ will likely be disappointed as supplies are low, according to University of Georgia pecan breeder Patrick Conner. The new UGA-bred cultivar will be released this spring.

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Georgia: Brooks County Pecan Production Meeting, Morven, April 11

Georgia: Brooks County Pecan Production Meeting, Morven, April 11

👤By Stephanie Hollifield, University of Georgia 🕔Apr 6, 2017

Brooks County Extension will be presenting our annual Pecan Production meeting on Tuesday, April 11, 2017.  The meeting will be held in orchard and begin at 10:00 am.  We will meet initially at Lawson’s Peach Shed, Morven, GA and travel,

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Texas Field Reports: Expect Insects Early Due to Warm Weather

Texas Field Reports: Expect Insects Early Due to Warm Weather

👤By Adam Russell, Texas AgriLife Extension 🕔Apr 5, 2017

Above-average temperatures throughout late winter and early spring have Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service experts around the state experiencing and expecting earlier-than-usual emergence of insects, said Dr. Charles Allen, AgriLife Extension entomologist and integrated pest management coordinator, San Angelo. Allen

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Georgia Pecans: Irrigation and Early Insects

Georgia Pecans: Irrigation and Early Insects

👤By Andrew Sawyer, University of Georgia 🕔Apr 3, 2017

We are now seeing budbreak on our older trees. It has been abnormally dry in south Georgia for weeks, and the trees will need water as they wake up.

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Georgia Pecans: Budbreak Has Arrived

Georgia Pecans: Budbreak Has Arrived

👤By Lenny Wells, University of Georgia 🕔Mar 28, 2017

Budbreak has arrived in pecan orchards throughout Georgia. This puts our budbreak timing pretty close to last year thanks to the cooler weather of a couple of weeks ago. It seems that we narrowly missed serious damage from the freeze

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Georgia: Beginners Pecan Production Course, Tifton, April 18

Georgia: Beginners Pecan Production Course, Tifton, April 18

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

University of Georgia Cooperative Extension will host the Beginners Pecan Production Course on Tuesday, April 18, at the UGA Tifton Campus Conference Center. Those interested can preregister for the event by calling Debbie Rutland at (229) 386-3424. Before the day

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