Sawyer on Crops: Tips for Planting Peanuts – Podcast

🕔Apr 26, 2019Soil temperatures are good and frost risk should be passed, meaning it’s time to start planting peanuts. In this episode of the South Georgia Pine podcast, County Extension Agent Andrew […]

Georgia Peanuts: 2019 Thrips Preview – Don’t Cut the Seed Treatments

🕔Apr 18, 2019Every spring I post an article on this blog about early season thrips management in peanut. The most important difference between 2019 and the previous five years is probably the […]

Georgia Peanuts: When Should We Start Planting?

🕔Apr 3, 2019It’s hard to believe we’re already talking about pulling the triggers on peanuts in the county. It does seem early, but believe it or not, soil temperatures from the Florida line […]

Georgia Peanuts: When Planting, Soil Temperature Is Key

🕔May 16, 2018Now is the peak time to plant peanuts in Georgia, according to Cristiane Pilon, University of Georgia Cooperative Extension peanut physiologist. During a research trial on the UGA Tifton campus […]

Georgia Peanuts: Planting into Dry Soils

🕔May 11, 2018We have been planting peanuts and cotton for two weeks now, and it is really getting dry and dusty. Our moisture moving down further below the surface. With cotton we […]

Virginia Peanuts: Recommended Seeding Rates

🕔May 9, 2018Research data, such as those here Seeding Rate-May 2018, showed that saving seed at planting does not return high yields or economic profit. To achieve high yields, we recommend planting […]

Virginia Peanuts: Does Imidacloprid Hurt Inoculants?

🕔May 4, 2018There are concerns that imidacloprid-based insecticides for thrips control may negatively affect Rhizobia in inoculants when tank-mixed and applied in-furrow when plating peanuts. As we are just a week (or […]

Georgia Peanuts: Is It Time to Plant?

🕔Apr 18, 2018On this day (April 17th) last year, UGA researchers started planting their plots in Tifton. As a matter of fact, many were  planting in GA. Many growers are on ‘go’ […]

Florida Peanuts: Considering April Planting? Pay Attention to Soil Temps

🕔Apr 6, 2018Peanut seed is likely on its way to many buying point locations this week and next week, as peanut planting will begin soon in the Florida Panhandle.  Planting is already […]

Florida Peanuts and Cotton: Don’t Delay Planting – Higher Temps, Less Rain Expected

🕔Feb 12, 2018It’s only February, but it will be April before you know it. That means it is time to start planning for peanut and cotton planting season. Variety selection Peanut If […]

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