AgFax Weekend: Record Unplanted Acres | Prevented “Corn” Planting

🕔Aug 16, 2019In this week’s AgFax Weekend – Record Unplanted Acres | Prevented “Corn” Planting | and more.

Georgia Peanuts: Drought Threatens Dryland Crop

🕔Aug 16, 2019Current drought conditions could negatively influence Georgia peanut farmers’ plans for this year’s dryland crop, according to University of Georgia Cooperative Extension peanut agronomist Scott Monfort. While some fields are […]

Virginia Peanuts: When Should You Start Digging?

🕔Aug 16, 2019According to the Peanut – Cotton Infonet online report system, peanut planted on May 1 in Suffolk, Capron, Greensville, and Waverley, VA, accumulated to the date around 2100 °F in all […]

Alabama Peanuts: Wet Fall Contributes to Low pH and Zinc Toxicity

🕔Aug 15, 2019Several Alabama producers have observed “spotty” areas in peanut fields containing plants which are severely stunted and have split-stems, which are typical symptoms of zinc toxicity. A wet fall and […]

NOAA Seasonal Drought Outlook – Sept., Oct., Nov.

🕔Aug 15, 2019El Niño has transitioned to ENSO-neutral, and ENSO-neutral conditions are most likely to continue through the Northern Hemisphere winter 2019-20 (50-55% chance). Drought coverage remains very low across the contiguous […]

Drought Monitor Weekly: Overall Abnormal Dryness Spreads

🕔Aug 15, 2019Summary Rainfall this week was highly variable across the eastern two-thirds of the country, which is not unusual during summer. Heavy rain was common in the High Plains, and from […]

South Carolina: Peanut Field Day, Blackville, Sept. 5

🕔Aug 14, 2019Irrigation scheduling, variable rate seeding and precision agriculture technologies are just a few of the topics that will be discussed during this year’s Peanut Field Day Sept. 5 at Clemson’s […]

Georgia Peanut Achievement Club Meeting Honors Growers

🕔Aug 14, 2019The University of Georgia Peanut Team honored Georgia’s top peanut producers this weekend at the annual Georgia Peanut Achievement Club meeting held on Jekyll Island, Georgia. Fifteen farmers/farms were recognized […]

South Carolina Field Reports: Early Corn Harvest Amid Scattered Showers

🕔Aug 13, 2019Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending August 11, 2019. County Comments David Dewitt, Lee County Scattered showers kept crops growing in most areas, but heat caused a lot […]

Georgia Field Reports: Corn Harvest Picks Up Speed

🕔Aug 13, 2019Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending August 11, 2019. County Comments Cole Moon, Bleckley County Extreme heat and spotty showers last week. Most places received at least one […]

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