Arkansas Peanuts: The Importance of Inoculants

🕔Apr 17, 2019Peanut planting in the South-Central region and Arkansas typically begins in April when the soil temperatures at 4-in. deep are consistently above 65°F. So, planting season is just around the […]

Arkansas: Free Corn Nematode Assays Offered in 2019

🕔Apr 2, 2019Yes, that’s right, free corn nematode soil assays. Thanks to the Arkansas Corn and Grain Sorghum Board for sponsoring and the Arkansas Nematode Diagnostic Lab (ANDL) for processing, farmers and consultants […]

Arkansas Production 2018: Soy Declined 7%, Peanuts Dropped 25%

🕔Feb 12, 2019Even if the fall of 2018 marked the “harvest that never ended,” Arkansas growers managed to pull enough rice from the land to mark a 30 percent increase over 2017’s […]

Arkansas: Peanut Top 20K Acres for 3rd Year

🕔Dec 14, 2018Arkansas farmers planted more than 20,000 acres of peanuts for the third straight year, but this year were enduring a harvest that dragged into December. “Arkansas peanut farmers planted a […]

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 […]

Arkansas Soybeans: Variety Performance Against Southern Root-Knot Nematode

🕔Nov 14, 2018The southern root-knot nematode (Meloidogyne incognita) is the most important yield-limiting plant-pathogenic nematode that affects soybean production in the mid-South. It is found in nearly all soybean producing counties in […]

Arkansas: Peanut Harvest Seeing Same Slow Progress as Other Crops

🕔Nov 9, 2018Consider the peanut: more legume than nut, more row crop than bush or tree. And in Arkansas agriculture, it has often been more specialty crop than practical rotation crop for […]

Arkansas Peanuts: Avoiding Cold Injury

🕔Oct 19, 2018During the 2017 cropping season there were reports of freeze injury on peanut in Arkansas. Those that were injured were dug a day or two before morning temperatures dipped a […]

Arkansas Peanuts: Late Season Irrigation Scheduling and Pod Rots

🕔Aug 17, 2018Based on the USDA-FSA there are 26,000 acres of peanut in Arkansas, a 10% reduction from 2017 in which there were 29,000 acres planted in the state.  Some of the […]

Arkansas: Soybean College Focuses on Importance of Identification

🕔Aug 14, 2018When it comes to the No. 1 crop in Arkansas, the state’s soybean agronomists and other row crop experts have their work cut out for them in their efforts to […]

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