Georgia Peanuts, Cotton: Garden Flea Hoppers in Abundance

🕔Sep 24, 2018I wanted to share some photos of an insect we are seeing more in our row crops and even some vegetables. It is called the Garden Flea Hopper and looks […]

Peanut Collapse: Extension Teams Up to Solve the Mystery

🕔Sep 24, 2018In 2017, peanut growers of the Panhandle and North Central regions in Florida, and many areas in Georgia faced a number of issues. In addition to high disease, insect pests, […]

USDA: Peanut Price Highlights

🕔Sep 21, 2018Peanut prices received by farmers for all farmer stock peanuts averaged 23.2 cents per pound for the week ending September 15, unchanged from the previous week. Marketings of all farmer […]

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 […]

Texas Field Reports: Battling Armyworms

🕔Sep 18, 2018Hay and forage producers and homeowners around the state are battling armyworms following rains and cooler weather, according to Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service experts.   The fall armyworm is […]

USDA: Weekly National Peanut Prices

🕔Sep 18, 2018The following prices are effective from 09/19/18 at 12:01 am Eastern Time until midnight Tuesday 09/25/18. The next announcement is scheduled for 09/25/18 at 3:00 pm Eastern Time. * $424.49 […]

Virginia Field Reports: Wet Week Followed by Florence Remnants

🕔Sep 17, 2018Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending September 16, 2018. REPORTER COMMENTS BY COUNTY – Comments are based on remarks made by extension agents, farmers, commodity specialists, and other […]

South Carolina Field Reports: Harvesting Ahead of Florence – Little Damage Seen

🕔Sep 17, 2018Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending September 16, 2018. County Comments Jeffrey Fellers, Union County Hurricane Florence brought some wind and much needed rain to Union. No significant […]

Georgia Field Reports: Peanut Harvest Picking Up

🕔Sep 17, 2018Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending September 16, 2018. County Comments Caitlin Bennett, Monroe County The impacts of Hurricane Florence were very minimal; only cloud cover and light […]

Alabama Field Reports: Limited Peanut Digging

🕔Sep 17, 2018Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending September 16, 2018. County Comments Dan Porch, Blount County Bone dry from top to bottom. Some hay still being cut and harvested. […]

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