2014 South Carolina State Peanut Growers’ Meeting

The annual South Carolina State Peanut Growers’ Meeting will be held at the Santee Convention Center in Santee, SC on January 30,  2014.  The annual meeting is great source of information for peanut marketing updates and state peanut board funded promotion and research projects. Speakers include: Dell Cotton,       Executive Director of the Virginia Peanut Growers Association … Read more

Cotton/Soybean Field Day at Clemson University’s Edisto REC

Please plan to attend the annual Cotton/Soybean Field Day to be held next week (Thursday, 10 October) at the Edisto REC near Blackville, SC. Registration will end at 4:00PM, when the tour promptly begins, and supper will be served at 6:30PM. COTTON AND SOYBEAN FIELD DAY 10 October 2013 (Thursday PM) Clemson University Edisto Research … Read more

Peanut / Corn Field Day —– Edisto REC, Clemson University

Please mark your calendar now for the 2013 South Carolina Peanut/Corn Field Day on Thursday, September 5, 2013 at the Edisto REC in Blackville.   EDISTO RESEARCH & EDUCATION CENTER 64 Research Road, Blackville, SC 2013 EDISTO FALL FIELD DAY 8:30-9:30                     REGISTRATION 9:30– Noon                 Field Tour  Peanut Stop I. Foliar and soilborne Disease Research Varieties … Read more

Mid-Season Herbicide Considerations for Peanut

Numerous delays this spring have played havoc on timely application of soil residual herbicides at planting.  Due to this, a number of growers have missed applying Valor SX after planting and are playing catch-up.  If you are still within the 28 day window after crack for paraquat, then the following herbicide programs provide control of … Read more

Mid-Season Peanut Update

Good Day Everyone, What a wet June south Carolina growers are experiencing!  Some people I have talked with say “this may be the wettest June on record.”  Since the tropical storm (Andrea), the Edisto Research and Education Center has received more than 7 inches of rain, with more predicted in the next ten days.  It … Read more