Kudzu Bug Spreading in the Southeast

Distribution of Kudzu Bug 8 May 2012

Visit our kudzu bug webpage at Clemson University for the latest information on this invasive pest.  We have a new fact sheet for homeowners, the latest map of its distribution in the Southeast, videos, recommendations for managing the pest in soybeans, and more. http://www.clemson.edu/extension/kudzubugs/index.html

Peanut Acreage For 2012 – It’s All On Paper For The Moment

The projected planted acres for SC as indicated by reports from our growers came in late last week.   If South Carolina growers plant all of the acres suggested by the March 30, 2012 report, by the National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS), we will set another planting record of 105,000 acres.  This is a 36% increase … Read more