Texas Field Reports: Pumpkin Yields Down, Quality Up Oct 7, 2020

🕔Oct 7, 2020
Floydada pumpkin harvest nears completion in a season with below-average yields and above-average quality, according to a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service expert. Mark Carroll, AgriLife Extension agent, Floyd County, said producers […]

Texas Field Reports: Below-Average Crop for Pumpkin Growers Oct 8, 2019

🕔Oct 8, 2019
Texas’ pumpkin growers expect a below-average harvest this season as they dealt with early season rains and extreme heat and drought through the summer months. Mark Carroll, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension […]

Mississippi Pumpkins: Summer Weather Provided Good Crop Conditions Oct 19, 2018

🕔Oct 19, 2018
Summer weather allowed Mississippi pumpkin growers to have a good harvest, but there still are not enough pumpkins grown in the state to meet fall demand for this colorful crop. […]

Virginia Field Reports: Harvest Proceeds Despite Wet Soils Oct 9, 2018

🕔Oct 9, 2018
Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending October 7, 2018. REPORTER COMMENTS BY COUNTY – Comments are based on remarks made by extension agents, farmers, commodity specialists, and other […]

Illinois: 2017 a Great Year for Pumpkins Oct 25, 2017

🕔Oct 25, 2017
Despite a scare in mid-August, the 2017 Illinois pumpkin crop is looking good. In fact, one expert says, “Don’t hesitate to carve more than one this year. There are plenty […]

Texas Field Reports: Pumpkin Crop Looks Good, but Delayed by Rains Oct 3, 2017

🕔Oct 3, 2017
Wet weather has put a damper on the Panhandle pumpkin harvest, according to Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service staff. Cristen Brooks, AgriLife Extension agent in Floyd County, said producers expected […]

Mississippi: Great Pumpkin Fields Produce Timely Crops Oct 23, 2015

🕔Oct 23, 2015
Mississippi pumpkin growers live for conditions like they have seen in 2015. David Nagel, a horticulturist with the Mississippi State University Extension Service, said for producers to have jack-o-lanterns ready […]

California: Monsoon Moisture Feeding from the Gulf – USDA Sep 1, 2015

🕔Sep 1, 2015
WEATHER Temperatures were once again hotter than normal this week, 70s-80s in the mountains with highs in the 70s to 90s along the coast from north to south, 80s-90s in […]

Virginia: Harvest Begins Amid Heat, Light Showers – USDA Aug 24, 2015

🕔Aug 24, 2015
Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending August 23, 2015. REPORTER COMMENTS BY COUNTY – Comments are based on remarks made by extension agents, farmers, commodity specialists, and other […]

Mississippi Pumpkins: Heavy Rains Damaged Crop, Delayed Harvest Oct 24, 2014

🕔Oct 24, 2014
Pumpkins are popping up on porches across Mississippi, but some growers had trouble getting them there. Many Mississippi pumpkin farmers experienced heavy disease pressure and a delayed harvest due to […]

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