Rapid technological advancement has become a staple in the field of agriculture. For decades, complex scientific discoveries have been the driving force behind ever-increasing yields. However, not all innovation stems […]
According to the weather recordings, the heat units received by peanuts grown in Virginia from May 1 through September 5 are in average 2370 °F. There are, of course, location […]
Just a quick note to stay on top of checking peanut fields for maturity. Several fields from Barnwell, Dorchester, and Calhoun County are showing fields ready to dig. In some […]
The Colquitt County Extension will be offering peanut maturity clinics beginning this Friday, August 25, 2017 until the end of September. The clinics will be offered Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday from 8:30 AM to […]
Most of the state’s peanut crop is continuing to look good into this latter half of July. We have been fortunate in many places to have received a healthy amount […]
There have been some instances of j-rooting and poor vigor this year. Dual has a tendency to get the blame for j-rooting, but often times it is a result of […]
We’re getting closer to looking at peanuts to check maturity. I checked my first sample yesterday.
Growers are reporting that peanut yields are good but not as good as we have often seen in recent years. We did have very high temperatures that may have stressed […]