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Peanut Rx

Here is the link to this years recommended Peanut Rx programs. Peanut Rx and Peanut Fungicide Programs
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Some Answers to Common Questions (Prostko)

Some good, recent information from Dr. Prostko – I can tell things are busy right now because my phone has been ringing off the hook.  Here are some quick answers to some common questions that I have gotten recently: 1) Can I spray paraquat + Storm + Dual cracking treatments…
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Warrant + Valor for Weed Control in Peanut (Prostko)

This is a good article provided by Dr. Prostko –  As I sit in my office watching yet another rain event (April 29), I am wondering why most GA growers seem to have a passion/obsession for using Warrant in every row crop possible.   It must have something to do with…
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Is it Time to Plant Peanuts Yet?

With the warm sunny days we have had over the past week, several growers have asked about planting peanuts once it dries out.  Here are some comments from last week by UGA Agronomist Dr. Scott Tubbs on the topic: Shortly after my March Peanut Pointers article on Soil  Temperature and Peanut Planting, I…
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Preplant Burndown Options for Peanut

Since we’re facing another rainy day in Dooly County, we thought it best to go ahead and address a few things that will be coming down the pike over the next few weeks. This is what Dr. Eric Prostko has to say about preplant burndown options in peanuts-   1)    Primary…
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Peanut Inoculant Considerations

Inoculant Considerations (R. Scott Tubbs) It’s  been a cool and wet winter, and we’re coming out of what was the wettest year  on record in many locations.  This would  be a good time to refresh your memories on peanut inoculant applications. Because  of the conditions mentioned above, the rate of…
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Continued Farm Bill Updates

One of the most pressing issues this growing season is the implementation of the 2014 Farm bill. Although we have already had our Dooly County Farm bill educational meeting, there will be several more opportunities to get information from UGA extension about how this new legislation will affect producers and…
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