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

Mid-Late Season Peanut Update

Good Afternoon, The peanut crop continues to improve with a majority of the state receiving rain over the last few weeks.   This is more moisture than South Carolina Producers have seen going into August in a few years.   The latest acreage report for peanut has put South Carolina above and beyond our initial projections.  South … Read more

Peanut Update —- Correct Identification of Pests

Good Afternoon,The peanut crop continues to grow without hesitation except for the areas where rain has been limited. Overall, the crop is holding up well with a large portion of the early-mid May planted acres lapped and in peak bloom.  I commend all of our growers for their hard work and efforts in getting the … Read more