Virginia Peanut Growers – 10th Year Donating Peanut Butter Mar 2, 2020

🕔Mar 2, 2020
As part of National Peanut Month in March, Virginia peanut farmers are partnering with charitable organization Peanut Proud to donate over 10,000 jars of peanut butter to benefit the Federation […]

Virginia: Patrick County Designate Natural Disaster Area to Drought Feb 27, 2020

🕔Feb 27, 2020
Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue designated Patrick County, Virginia, as a primary natural disaster area. Producers who suffered losses due to drought that occurred July 15 through Oct. 31, 2019, may […]

Growers Donate Peanut Butter to Federation of Virginia Food Banks Feb 18, 2020

🕔Feb 18, 2020
To honor March as National Peanut Month, the Virginia Peanut Board and Virginia Peanut Growers Association are again teaming with Peanut Proud to contribute peanut butter to the Federation of […]

Virginia: 10 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas to Drought Feb 11, 2020

🕔Feb 11, 2020
Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue designated 10 Virginia counties as primary natural disaster areas. Producers who suffered losses due to recent disaster events may be eligible for U.S. Department of Agriculture […]

Virginia: 39 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas to Drought Feb 11, 2020

🕔Feb 11, 2020
Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue designated 39 Virginia counties as primary natural disaster areas. Producers who suffered losses caused by two separate disaster events may be eligible for U.S. Department of […]

Virginia Hemp: A “Gold Rush” Mentality And Unknowns Jan 9, 2020

🕔Jan 9, 2020
As the U.S. Department of Agriculture finalized hemp production regulations, Virginia growers were being cautioned about an increasingly saturated market. The public has until Jan. 29 to comment on interim […]

Virginia Field Reports: Good Week for Harvest Progress Nov 12, 2019

🕔Nov 12, 2019
Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending November 10, 2019. REPORTER COMMENTS BY COUNTY – Comments are based on remarks made by extension agents, farmers, commodity specialists, and other […]

Virginia Field Reports: Rains Slow Harvest, Wheat Planting Nov 4, 2019

🕔Nov 4, 2019
Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending November 3, 2019. REPORTER COMMENTS BY COUNTY – Comments are based on remarks made by extension agents, farmers, commodity specialists, and other […]

Virginia Cotton: Micronaire Primary Source of Quality Concern Nov 1, 2019

🕔Nov 1, 2019
Harvest approaches two thirds complete.  Ginning is about 2 and a half weeks behind the call-in dates.  Our gins are operating at record pace which is helping us keep our […]

North Carolina Field Reports: Harvest Continues Between Rains Oct 28, 2019

🕔Oct 28, 2019
Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending October 27, 2019. County Extension Comments Robert Hawk – Jackson/Swain County Extension Appreciable rainfall of .5″ -1.5″ across Jackson and Swain counties […]

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