Georgia Peanuts: Infrastructure Hard Hit by Hurricane Michael

🕔Oct 22, 2018Georgia peanut farmers, still reeling from the effects of Hurricane Michael on October 10-11, are facing uncertainty about when and where to unload their crop after harvest. The hurricane dealt […]

Georgia Farmers Face $2 Bln in Losses from Michael

🕔Oct 19, 2018Hurricane Michael blew across southwest Georgia on Oct. 10, causing at least $2 billion in losses to the state’s agriculture industry, according to early estimates from University of Georgia Cooperative […]

Georgia Peanuts: Farmers Considering Early Harvest

🕔Sep 13, 2018Plant diseases, like leaf spot and white mold, are forcing Georgia peanut farmers to consider moving their harvest times up a few days, according to University of Georgia Cooperative Extension […]

Georgia: Colquitt County Cotton Defoliation, Peanut Harvest Meeting, Moultrie, Sept. 4

🕔Aug 28, 2018The Colquitt County Extension will be hosting a Cotton Defoliation and Peanut Harvest Meeting on Tuesday, September 4, 2018. This meeting will start at noon and will be held at […]

Georgia Peanuts, Cotton: Rains Leave Acreage Questions in Flux

🕔Jun 1, 2018Two consecutive weeks of rainfall in Georgia stunted the growth of the state’s peanut crop and created ideal conditions for diseases in vegetable fields, leaving farmers scrambling to decide what […]

Sawyer On Crops: Peanut Planting In Drought – Dryland, Irrigated Options – Podcast

🕔May 15, 2018Dry conditions forced farmers into tough decisions about when and how to plant peanuts in the absence of rain and shallow soil moisture. Andrew Sawyer takes on that subject in […]

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 […]

Peanuts – Harvest Expands Into More States – AgFax

🕔Sep 5, 2015 Here is this week’s issue of AgFax Peanuts, sponsored by Arysta LifeScience. Owen Taylor, Editor (601-992-9488) Larry Stalcup, Southwest Editor (806-356-6098) Subscribe to this report   Sclerotinia and leaf spot are […]

Peanuts – Beneficial Rains In SE, First Sampling Nears – AgFax

🕔Aug 1, 2015Better rainfall patterns continue to bring along dryland acres in portions of the lower Southeast, but seasonal drought patterns persist in places. Sampling could start in northern Florida in the […]

Peanuts – Tomato Spotted Wilt – Finding Any? – AgFax

🕔Jul 25, 2015Tomato spotted wilt virus has become more obvious in parts of the Southeast. White mold also has gained more attention in the Southeast over the last week or so.  

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