South Carolina Field Reports: Corn Planting Making Progress

🕔Apr 16, 2019Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending April 14, 2019. County Comments Rusty Skipper, Horry County Much of the corn planted has started to emerge. Horry County farmers prepared […]

South Carolina Field Reports: Rains Delay Planting

🕔Apr 8, 2019Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending April 7, 2019. County Comments David Dewitt, Kershaw County Two big rains began and ended the week, halting much of the fieldwork. […]

South Carolina Field Reports: Dry Conditions Aid Planting

🕔Apr 2, 2019Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending March 31, 2019. County Comments Brandon Lambert, Chester County Some areas were still wet from the winter rains. However, most farmers were […]

South Carolina: Peaches Suffered Minimal Damage from Freeze

🕔Mar 21, 2019Clemson researchers report South Carolina peaches appear to have survived the recent cold snap, but growers shouldn’t let down their guard just yet. The Clemson Peach Team and Cooperative Extension […]

North Carolina: 2 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas from Floods

🕔Feb 27, 2019Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue designated two North Carolina counties as primary natural disaster areas. Producers who suffered losses caused by Hurricane Michael and other recent disaster events may be eligible […]

South Carolina: Farm Transfer Planning Workshops, Feb.-April

🕔Feb 14, 2019Clemson Cooperative Extension is partnering on a program aimed at guiding South Carolina farmers through what can be an intimidating process: developing and implementing a transition/succession plan for their farms […]

South Carolina Peanuts: Higher Yields Outpacing Demand

🕔Feb 11, 2019The United States peanut market will remain in a holding pattern if producers don’t adjust to increasing yields, said experts at the 40thAnnual South Carolina Peanut Growers’ Meeting. Peanut production […]

Industrial Hemp: Clemson Data Has Est. Cost Per Acre; 40 Farmers Have Permits

🕔Feb 8, 2019Industrial hemp production could be a viable crop alternative for South Carolina farmers, according to Clemson Cooperative Extension crop and agribusiness agents. Clemson officials teamed with industrial hemp industry associates […]

South Carolina Cotton Crop Expected to Rebound in 2019

🕔Feb 7, 2019Hurricanes, government shutdown and trade combined to create a tough year for South Carolina cotton farmers in 2018. But reports during the South Carolina Cotton Growers Annual Meeting held here […]

Glyphosate-Resistant Pigweed – 14 Years and Counting – DTN

🕔Feb 1, 2019It’s been 14 years since Stanley Culpepper confirmed the country’s first glyphosate-resistant Palmer amaranth population in some cotton fields in Macon County, Georgia. The University of Georgia Extension weed scientist had been seeing the […]

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