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Grapes, Strawberries: Intuity Fungicide Registered for Grape Botrytis, Powdery Mold

Grapes, Strawberries: Intuity Fungicide Registered for Grape Botrytis, Powdery Mold

👤From a Press Release 🕔Nov 17, 2017

Valent U.S.A. LLC today announced that Intuit Fungicide has been registered in the U.S. and California for Botrytis control and powdery mildew suppression in wine grapes.  Intuity is a strobilurin (Qol) fungicide, developed for the U.S. market by Valent, with

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Virginia Field Reports: Late Rains Cap Strong Week of Planting

Virginia Field Reports: Late Rains Cap Strong Week of Planting

👤From USDA 🕔May 8, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending May 5, 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 corn

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North Carolina Field Reports: Rains Slow Field Work

North Carolina Field Reports: Rains Slow Field Work

👤From USDA 🕔May 8, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending May 7, 2017. Extension Comments Stanley Holloway – Yancey County Extension Conditions for the week were relatively warm and dry with high temperatures reaching into the mid to upper 80’s later in

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Georgia Field Reports: Cotton, Peanut Planting in Full Swing; Moisture Needed

Georgia Field Reports: Cotton, Peanut Planting in Full Swing; Moisture Needed

👤From USDA 🕔May 1, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending April 30, 2017. County Comments Brenda Jackson, Murray County We received a little rain in the last week. Unfortunately, the much needed rain kept folks from making their first hay cutting or

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North Carolina Field Reports: Heavy Rains Slow Planting, Recharge Soils

North Carolina Field Reports: Heavy Rains Slow Planting, Recharge Soils

👤From USDA 🕔May 1, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending April 30, 2017. Extension Comments Stanley Holloway – Yancey County Extension Conditions for the week were relatively warm and dry with high temperatures reaching into the mid to upper 80’s later in

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Tennessee Field Reports: Rains Halt Field Work

Tennessee Field Reports: Rains Halt Field Work

👤From USDA 🕔Apr 24, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending April 23, 2017. Extension Comments Tim Campbell, Dyer County Scattered showers throughout the week have had producers searching for dry fields to continue with corn planting. Wheat continues to progress well. J.

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North Carolina Field Reports: Corn Planting Speeds Along; Peach Crop 10% of Normal

North Carolina Field Reports: Corn Planting Speeds Along; Peach Crop 10% of Normal

👤From USDA 🕔Apr 24, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending April 23, 2017. Extension Comments Stanley Holloway – Yancey County Extension The county received some much needed rain during the latter half of the week. Most of the rainfall was a gentle,

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Virginia Field Reports: Corn Planting Gets Underway

Virginia Field Reports: Corn Planting Gets Underway

👤From USDA 🕔Apr 17, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending April 16, 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) Another dry week with

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Texas Field Reports: Too Few Chill Hours Could Affect Fruit Crop

Texas Field Reports: Too Few Chill Hours Could Affect Fruit Crop

👤By Adam Russell, Texas AgriLife Extension 🕔Apr 12, 2017

Warm winter weather could mean too few chill hours for much of the state’s fruit production areas, said Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service experts. Fruit trees, such as peaches and apples, depend on cool weather in the winter to promote

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Alabama: Fruit Crop Braves Cold Temperatures

Alabama: Fruit Crop Braves Cold Temperatures

👤By Katie Nichols, Alabama Cooperative Extension 🕔Mar 29, 2017

Exceptionally low temperatures in mid-March were worrisome for peach, blueberry and strawberry producers. With portions of North Alabama sinking into the low 20s and Central and South Alabama slipping below 30 degrees, producers and Alabama Extension agents feared for the future of spring

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