Louisiana Strawberries: Cold Snap Delay Crop, Increase Cost

🕔Jan 19, 2018The recent cold snap is causing strawberry growers to go into babysitting-mode, using cloth covers to save their early crop. Many farmers double-covered their strawberries to hold warmer air near […]

Alabama: Fruit Growers Understand Managing Cold Weather

🕔Jan 18, 2018Alabama fruit producers are keeping their eyes on the thermometers, but professionals with the Alabama Cooperative Extension System say producers are used to dealing with cold weather. Dr. Edgar Vinson, […]

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

🕔Nov 17, 2017Valent 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 […]

Virginia Field Reports: Late Rains Cap Strong Week of Planting

🕔May 8, 2017Crop 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 […]

North Carolina Field Reports: Rains Slow Field Work

🕔May 8, 2017Crop 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 […]

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

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🕔May 1, 2017Crop 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 […]

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

🕔May 1, 2017Crop 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 […]

Tennessee Field Reports: Rains Halt Field Work

🕔Apr 24, 2017Crop 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 […]

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

🕔Apr 24, 2017Crop 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 […]

Virginia Field Reports: Corn Planting Gets Underway

🕔Apr 17, 2017Crop 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 […]

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