Texas Field Reports: Wheat Acres Expected to Go Down, Production Up

🕔Sep 17, 2019Texas wheat acres are being prepared and planted, and despite fewer acres, projections are for a high-yield 2020. U.S. Department of Agriculture planting projections suggest producers will plant 1% less […]

Georgia Pecans: Leaf Drop, Scorch – What’s Causing It?

🕔Sep 17, 2019We have reached the time of year when we begin to see a lot of odd things happening to the foliage of pecan trees. The long season is coming to […]

Georgia Pecans: New Fungicide Labeled for Use Against Scab

🕔Sep 13, 2019It’s too late to help us for this year, but there is a new fungicide labeled for pecans that provides a totally new chemistry for us to use in our […]

Texas Field Reports: Peanuts Look Good a Month from Harvest

🕔Sep 11, 2019Peanuts are about a month away from digging, and so far 2019 looks to be a good year, according to a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service expert. Texas peanut producers […]

Texas Field Reports: Game Populations Suggest Favorable Hunting Season

🕔Aug 27, 2019Drought following good spring conditions could impact Texas game animals, but early population reports and estimates suggest a favorable hunting season, according to a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service expert. […]

Southeast Georgia Pecans: Scout for Aphids, Mites

🕔Aug 27, 2019Both mite and aphid populations have essentially been stable the past month or month and a half. Throughout this time, I only find a few adult black pecan aphids and […]

Georgia: 4 Upcoming Pecan Field Days

🕔Aug 23, 2019We have arrived at the time of year for a number of pecan field days in the Southeast. See below for dates, locations, and contact info: August 28, 2019: SE […]

Texas Field Reports: Weather Swings from Extreme to Extreme

🕔Aug 20, 2019Weather went from extremely wet to extremely hot and dry across most of Texas, according to the Texas State Climatologist. John Nielsen-Gammon, Ph.D., College Station, said the weather turned from […]

Oklahoma Pecans: Protect Bumper Crop from Pecan Weevil

🕔Aug 20, 2019Our concern from Pecan weevil is preventing female weevils from laying eggs (oviposition) in nuts and this generally does not happen until late gel to early dough formation at the […]

Pecan Shells Could Protect Against Food Bacteria

🕔Aug 16, 2019Developing a way to protect pecans and to keep them safe for consumption is the goal of an LSU student who just returned from Poland. Karuna Kharel, a doctoral student […]

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