Sawyer On Crops: Seed Corn Maggots In Melons – This Is A Tough One – Podcast

🕔Apr 15, 2018Seed corn maggots have hit watermelons in some south Georgia counties and have taken out up to 30% of the plant population in some fields. This is a tough one […]

Sawyer On Crops: Thrips Showing Early, Caution Warranted In Peanuts – Podcast

🕔Apr 6, 2018Thrips already are turning up in noticeable numbers in other legume crops, so peanut growers should tread cautiously when planting peanuts, says Andrew Sawyer in this installment of his South […]

Sawyer On Crops: Nitrogen For Pecans – How Much, When – Podcast

🕔Apr 2, 2018It’s time to start gearing up for the 2018 nitrogen program in Georgia pecans. In this installment of his South Georgia Pine podcast, Andrew Sawyer delves into the two main […]

Sawyer On Crops: Powdery Mildew In Wheat Makes Rare Showing – Podcast

🕔Mar 22, 2018Powdery mildew typically isn’t an issue in his area, but in this installment of his South Georgia Pine podcast, Andrew Sawyer says it’s apparent in spots.

Sawyer On Crops: Too Early To Plant Corn? Weighing Options. (Audio)

🕔Feb 26, 2018When is that last frost? That’s the question when deciding to plant corn early. Andrew Sawyer discusses your options in his installment of his South Georgia Pine podcast.

Sawyer On Crops: Preventing Fusarium Wilt In Watermelons

🕔Feb 15, 2018Watermelons can take quite a lick from fusarium wilt in Georgia and the disease has likely become more of a problem as growers tighten rotations. In this installment of his […]

Sawyer On Crops: Controlled Burning In Pines – Timing Tips – Audio

🕔Feb 8, 2018Do you manage undergrowth in pine stands? In this installment of his South Georgia Pine podcast, Andrew Sawyer overviews timing, especially in a stretch of periodic rainfall.

Sawyer On Crops: Small-Grain Sidedressing – Once Or Twice – Podcast

🕔Feb 1, 2018Should you sidedress small grain crops once or twice? The tiller count guides you, according to Andrew Sawyer in this installment of his South Georgia Pine podcast. Also, he provides […]

Sawyer On Crops: Did Satsumas Take A Hit From Frigid Temps? – Podcast

🕔Jan 16, 2018People tend to overlook Georgia as a citrus state but a handful of farmers have developed satsuma as a crop in the southern part of the state. Satsumas are more […]

Sawyer On Crops: Is This Winter Building More Peanut Disease For ’18?

🕔Dec 21, 2017  Will this be a warmer, drier winter than usual? And, if so, what does that mean in terms of crop diseases in 2018 — peanut disease, in particular? In […]

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