Tobacco Notes: 2-2020 Transplant Water Products

I have had a few questions regarding mixing of products (Admire, Coragen, Ridomil, etc.) in the transplant water. In my experience, I have not had nor heard of any issues with current insecticide or fungicide products being tank-mixed in the transplant water (from a compatibility issue or being too “hot”). Caution should be taken when … Read more

Early Season Peanut Update

“We are slowly beginning to warm up and growers are starting to prepare land for the 2013 growing season” I mentioned this in the previous newsletter a few weeks ago. The problem is we are still having unseasonable cool nights.  Peanuts planted in the last two weeks are taking longer to germinate and grow as … Read more

Peanut Update

The crop has improved dramatically over the last two weeks. Some of the early planted peanuts are beginning to lap the middles and are blooming well.  Although the majority of the South Carolina peanut crop is doing well so far, growers are still having germination/stand problems with a few of the late planted runner varieties.  … Read more