Carolinas Tobacco, Sweet Potatoes: Aggressive Nematodes – New Research

🕔Dec 5, 2018The Carolinas’ wet 2018 growing season presented tobacco and sweet potato growers with many challenges. Among those was achieving control of a relatively new species of root-knot nematode, Meloidogyne enterolobii. […]

South Carolina: 10 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas from Hurricanes

🕔Nov 29, 2018Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue designated ten South Carolina counties as primary natural disaster areas. Producers who suffered losses due to two separate disaster designations may be may be eligible for […]

South Carolina: Corn, Soybean Growers Meeting, Santee, Dec. 6

🕔Nov 29, 2018Precision agriculture, Dicamba, fungicides and tariff effects will be the topics of discussion at Clemson Cooperative Extension’s second annual Corn and Soybean Growers Meeting on Dec. 6. The meeting gets […]

North Carolina: 32 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas from Florence

🕔Nov 16, 2018Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue designated 32 North Carolina counties as primary natural disaster areas. Producers who suffered losses due to excessive flooding and wind caused by Hurricane Florence that occurred […]

South Carolina Sorghum: Company Developing Improved Regional Varieties

🕔Nov 14, 2018A concept born out of research from Clemson University’s Advanced Plant Technology (APT) Program is taking shape as a company that seeks to revolutionize regional agriculture by building a feed grain pipeline […]

South Carolina Field Reports: Weather Hampers Harvest

🕔Nov 13, 2018Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending November 11, 2018. County Comments Danny Howard, Greenville County Cooler temperatures and rain. Charles Davis, Calhoun County Continued rainfall has hampered the […]

South Carolina Field Reports: Harvest Continues at Mostly Good Pace

🕔Nov 6, 2018Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending November 4, 2018. County Comments Matthew Wannamaker, Lexington County Cotton harvest continued. Peanut harvest was nearly wrapping up. Yields were varying throughout […]

South Carolina Field Reports: Harvest Making Headway

🕔Oct 30, 2018Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending October 28, 2018. County Comments Matthew Wannamaker, Lexington County Peanut and cotton harvest was still in progress. Cotton and peanut quality varied […]

South Carolina: 10 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas from Florence

🕔Oct 25, 2018Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue designated 10 counties in South Carolina as primary natural disaster areas. Producers in Chesterfield, Darlington, Dillon, Florence, Georgetown, Horry, Lee, Marion, Marlboro and Williamsburg counties who […]

Tobacco: Late Season Rains – How Bad Was the Damage?

🕔Oct 23, 2018With two record-setting hurricanes wreaking havoc on eastern North Carolina flue-cured and exceptional rains in Kentucky in September, it was a discouraging ending indeed for much of the Tobacco Belt.

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