Mississippi Field Reports: Harvest in Full Swing Racing Winter Rains

🕔Oct 16, 2018Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending October 14, 2018. Comments from Cooperative Extension Service County Agents Jimbo Burkhalter, Panola County “We’re still trying to get this crop out […]

Mississippi Foundation Sweetpotato Transition Plan and Order Form

🕔Oct 15, 2018Last week Mississippi State University announced a three-year transition plan of its Foundation Sweetpotato Seed Program which is operated out of the Pontotoc Ridge-Flatwoods Branch Experiment Station in Pontotoc, MS.  […]

North Carolina Sweet Potatoes: Impacts of Guava Root Knot Nematode Quarantine

🕔Oct 12, 2018Meloidogyne enterolobii Internal Quarantine from NCDA On Friday, October 5, 2018, the N.C. Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services released a press statement outlining a quarantine for the guava root […]

Mississippi Sweet Potatoes: Harvest Progresses, Yields ‘Fair’

🕔Oct 12, 2018Mississippi sweet potato fields that missed needed rains in June and July are experiencing favorable harvest conditions in October. Jamie Earp, president of the Mississippi Sweet Potato Council, said yields […]

North Carolina Field Reports: Salvaging Fields from Florence

🕔Oct 9, 2018Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending October 7, 2018. Extension County Comments Mike Carroll – Carteret County Extension Attempting to salvage corn with poor to fair results. Evaluation […]

Mississippi Sweet Potatoes: Transition Plan for Foundation Seed Program – Podcast

🕔Oct 9, 2018Dr. Stephen Meyers, Extension sweet potato specialist, describes the latest updates concerning the transition plan for the foundation seed program in Mississippi.

North Carolina Field Reports: More Rains, Assessing Florence Damage

🕔Sep 24, 2018Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending September 23, 2018. County Extension Comments Stanley Holloway – Yancey County Extension The remnants of Hurricane Florence deposited some significant rainfall to […]

North Carolina Crops: Florence Hit at Worst Possible Time, Pre-Harvest – DTN

🕔Sep 18, 2018With rainfall totals in parts of North Carolina reaching as much as 36 inches since Thursday due to Hurricane Florence, a big chunk of rural North Carolina was largely marooned […]

Mississippi Field Reports: Corn Harvest Winding Down, Cotton Beginning

🕔Sep 17, 2018Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending September 16, 2018. Comments from Cooperative Extension Service County Agents Jimbo Burkhalter, Panola County “Sweet Potato harvest is in full swing while […]

Mississippi Sweet Potatoes: How Will Flooding Affect Crops? – Podcast

🕔Sep 10, 2018Dr. Stephen Meyers, Extension sweet potato specialist, talks about flooding and the impact it has on sweet potatoes.

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