Arkansas Peanuts: Vangilder Prepping Growers, Extension Agents Oct 7, 2019

🕔Oct 7, 2019A successful Arkansas economy relies on two essential elements: agriculture and farmers. Unfortunately, fewer young people are choosing to farm, leaving a widening knowledge disparity for those watching over crops. […]

Missouri Corn: Southern Rust Confirmed In Upper Midsouth Jul 22, 2019

🕔Jul 22, 2019Southern rust has been detected in southeast Missouri. University of Missouri State Extension Plant Pathologist Kaitlyn Bissonnette indicated that southern rust was first confirmed last week in Pemiscot County in […]

Arkansas Corn: Southern Rust – Time to Scout Jul 12, 2019

🕔Jul 12, 2019Southern rust was detected earlier this week (July 9) in Woodruff Co. near Augusta.  Disease incidence and severity was low (one leaf on two plants with 30-40 pustules/leaf) on corn […]

Arkansas Cotton, Soybeans Up for Recount Following Acreage Report Jun 28, 2019

🕔Jun 28, 2019The strangeness of Arkansas’ rain-soaked planting season sloshed over into Friday’s National Agricultural Statistics Service Acreage report, with the agency saying it would be collecting additional information on the state’s […]

Arkansas Peanuts: Big Acreage Jump Banks on New In-State Buying Points Jun 14, 2019

🕔Jun 14, 2019Arkansas may soon see its biggest year in peanut production since the U.S. Department of Agriculture began tracking  the crop in the state in 2015, as respond to anticipated new […]

Arkansas Peanuts: The Importance of Inoculants Apr 17, 2019

🕔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, 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, 2019

🕔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, 2018

🕔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, 2018

🕔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 […]

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