Peanuts: Nutritional, Health Benefits Highlighted by Research

🕔May 24, 2018The Peanut Institute recently brought together peanut industry leaders, research scientists and registered dieticians to highlight the latest research on the nutritional benefits of peanut consumption. Attendees learned how peanuts […]

Alabama Peanuts: Sensitivity of Newer Varieties to Gramoxone

🕔May 23, 2018Gramoxone (paraquat) is a commonly used herbicide in peanut for weed control. It can be tank mixed with Storm, Basagran, Ultra Blazer, 2,4-DB and other residual herbicides to apply over […]

Georgia Peanuts: Thrips on the Rise, Check Your Fields

🕔May 23, 2018Thrips numbers on our traps increased significantly last week. Counts were as high as I have seen in Georgia in four years.  Growers need to be checking their fields for […]

Texas Field Reports: Corn, Sorghum Producers Face Weather, Market Uncertainties

🕔May 22, 2018Corn and sorghum producers could be in for a rollercoaster ride of a growing season as weather conditions and domestic and export markets remain uncertain, said a Texas A&M AgriLife […]

USDA: Weekly National Peanut Prices

🕔May 22, 2018The following prices are effective from 05/23/18 at 12:01 am Eastern Time until midnight Tuesday 05/29/18. The next announcement is scheduled for 05/29/18 at 3:00 pm Eastern Time. * $424.32 […]

Alabama Field Reports: Hit or Miss Showers, Planting Continues

🕔May 21, 2018Crop Progress and Conditions for the Week Ending May 20, 2018. County Comments Henry Dorough, Talladega County Rain showers were a hit and miss around the county this week providing […]

South Carolina Field Reports: Rains Slow Planting, Recharge Soils

🕔May 21, 2018Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending May 20, 2018. County Comments Jonathan Croft, Orangeburg County Rain this week helped all crops. Planting of cotton, peanut, and soybeans will […]

Georgia Field Reports: Rains Aid Dry Fields

🕔May 21, 2018Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending May 20, 2018. County Comments Frank Hancock, Henry County Two weeks of hay cutting weather followed by rain has stalled completion of […]

USDA: Peanut Price Highlights

🕔May 18, 2018Peanut prices received by farmers for all farmer stock peanuts averaged 22.0 cents per pound for the week ending May 12, down 0.5 cent from the previous week. Marketings of […]

Southern Peanut Growers Conference, Miramar Beach, July 19-21

🕔May 17, 2018The 20th Annual Southern Peanut Growers Conference, running July 19-21 in Miramar Beach, Florida, will give farmers an opportunity to learn more about legislative issues, peanut promotions and production trends. […]



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