South Carolina Field Reports: Excessive Rain Affecting Crops

🕔Aug 14, 2018Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending August 12, 2018. County Comments Rusty Skipper, Horry County Most of Horry County has been inundated with rain over the last couple […]

South Carolina Soybeans: Worms Demanding Attention

🕔Aug 10, 2018Jonathan Croft, county agent in Orangeburg County, reported that he has “been seeing increasing numbers of worms. It is a mix of soybean loopers, green cloverworms and even a couple […]

South Carolina Field Reports: Rains Slow Tobacco Harvest, Aid Row Crops

🕔Aug 7, 2018Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending August 5, 2018. County Comments Rusty Skipper, Horry County Heavy rain throughout Horry County has slowed tobacco farmers from harvesting their crops […]

Tobacco: Flue-Cured Harvest Well Underway

🕔Aug 3, 2018Harvest is going on at full speed in Florida and Georgia, although farmers are having to work around showers, says J. Michael Moore, Georgia Extension tobacco specialist. Floridians may be finished […]

Cotton – Southeast – Whitefly Turning Up – What Next? AgFax Southeast Cotton

🕔Aug 2, 2018The insect caused havoc in 2017 in Georgia and parts of Alabama. Will it be a factor in late-planted cotton this year?

South Carolina Field Reports: Afternoon Showers Recharge Soils

🕔Jul 31, 2018Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending July 29, 2018. County Comments Danny Howard, Greenville County Hot, humid weather with some rain showers. Mark Nettles, Orangeburg County Afternoon thunderstorms […]

South Carolina: Sweet Potato Weevil Infestations Found in 3 Counties

🕔Jul 30, 2018A serious pest of sweet potatoes has been confirmed in three more South Carolina counties by the Clemson University Department of Plant Industry (DPI). The discovery of the sweet potato weevil Cylas formicarius in Jasper, Colleton […]

Cotton – Southeast – Bollworms And Stink Bugs Triggering Sprays – AgFax Southeast Cotton

🕔Jul 26, 2018Depending on the area, stink bugs, spider mites and plant bugs are requiring attention.

South Carolina Field Reports: Scattered Showers Provide Needed Moisture

🕔Jul 23, 2018Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending July 22, 2018. County Comments Charles Davis, Calhoun County Scattered showers during the week gave some slight relief to dry conditions in […]

South Carolina Cotton: Bollworm Decisions Looming

🕔Jul 20, 2018We still have plenty of aphids. Hopefully, though, the fungus will start helping us on a widespread scale. However, many folks are still calling and texting about aphids, so the […]

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