Michigan: Spring Peach Meeting, Benton Harbor, March 13

🕔Feb 13, 2018High quality peaches are always in demand and appreciated by consumers. The 2018 Michigan Spring Peach Update is the best annual meeting in Michigan to learn about this crop. This year’s meeting […]

Georgia: Peach Farmers Optimistic About 2018 After Disastrous 2017 Crop

🕔Feb 2, 2018Georgia is due for another blast of arctic air this week and, while Georgians themselves might be groaning about the cold weather, it’s beneficial for the state’s peach crop. These […]

Georgia’s Peach Farmers Hoping for Colder Winter This Year

🕔Nov 28, 2017Cooler temperatures are needed this winter to avoid another disastrous peach season, according to Jeff Cook, University of Georgia Cooperative Extension County coordinator in Taylor and Peach counties.  Last year’s […]

Texas Peaches: New Varieties Offer Higher Yields, Expanded Acreage

🕔Oct 24, 2017Used to be, a peach was a peach. But now consumers choose between combinations of sweet, tangy-sweet, round, flat, yellow flesh or white flesh, to name a few, all readily […]

Alabama’s Peach Crop Could Be Hurt By Warmer Winter

🕔Feb 27, 2016Sunny, mild days with highs in the 60s and 70s are the last thing Alabama’s peach growers want. A peach expert with the Alabama Cooperative Extension System says growers would […]

South Carolina Peaches: Dig Deep for Proper Soil Testing

🕔Mar 10, 2015When it comes to analyzing character, soil is a lot like people: You have to dig beyond the surface. South Carolina peach growers often complain of insufficient potassium levels in […]

South Carolina Tree Crops: Clemson Monitors Weather Impact on Peaches

🕔Feb 24, 2015February’s frigid temperatures could make spring and summer tiring seasons for South Carolina peach growers. Crop losses due to freezing temperatures likely will be minimal, said Gregory Reighard, a pomology […]

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