North Carolina Field Reports: Salvaging Fields from Florence

🕔Oct 9, 2018Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending October 7, 2018. Extension County Comments Mike Carroll – Carteret County Extension Attempting to salvage corn with poor to fair results. Evaluation […]

Georgia Peanuts: Digging Ahead of Hurricane Michael – Yes or No?

🕔Oct 8, 2018There is the obvious damage that wind and rain will bring, especially to the cotton crop- lodging cotton and putting lint on the ground. For cotton not yet ready to […]

Florida Peanuts: Leaf Spot Defoliation – To Dig or Not to Dig?

🕔Oct 8, 2018When it comes time to dig peanuts at the end of the growing season, many things influence how many pods make it into the basket. Research by Dan Anco and […]

Georgia: Digging Peanuts – Why the Maturity Board Matters

🕔Sep 21, 2018We are digging peanuts and if anything we could use a good inch of rain. Some places are getting pretty hard and growers will have a time trying to get […]

Arkansas Field Reports: Corn Harvest Nearly Finished, Soybeans Taking Off

🕔Sep 25, 2017Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending September 24, 2017. Comments from Cooperative Extension Service County Agents J. Joe Moore, Sharp County  “Extremely dry conditions continued to slow the […]

South Carolina Field Reports: Peanut Harvest Picking Up, Growers Preparing for Cotton, Soybeans

🕔Sep 25, 2017Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending September 24, 2017. County Comments Danny Howard, Greenville County Hot and dry weather. No rain this week.   Rusty Skipper, Horry County  […]

Virginia Field Reports: Corn Harvest Makes Steady Progress, Peanut Digging Begins

🕔Sep 25, 2017Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending September 24, 2017. REPORTER COMMENTS BY COUNTY – Comments are based on remarks made by extension agents, farmers, commodity specialists, and other […]

Georgia Field Reports: Peanut Harvest Underway; Growers Cleaning Up from Irma

🕔Sep 25, 2017Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending September 24, 2017. County Comments Greg Bowman, Gordon County  Been a dry week. Great majority of hay producers should have a good […]

South Carolina Peanuts: Speed Matters When Digging

🕔Sep 21, 2017Driving too quickly can lead to significant losses when digging peanuts, according to a recent study by Clemson University agricultural engineer Kendall Kirk. Farmers often push digger speeds to save […]

Florida Peanuts: Wet Conditions Delay Digging, Farmers Falling Behind

🕔Sep 20, 2017Peanut harvest in our part of North Florida started in the second half of August with the digging of peanuts planted in the first days of April. Rainfall and, more recently, […]

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