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Jordan v C Peanut News Article

Growing peanuts was more challenging in 2013 than in 2012 for many people, and this became evident when looking …

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Final Crop Report

The peanut crop in the V-C is nearly complete. Estimates are that the entire crop has now been dug …

frost on peanuts

General v-C Crop Report

Weather conditions improved over the past few weeks compared with conditions in early to mid-October. However, wet soils and …

Crop Report Update

October 7, 2013 If you look at the crop report I copied you on Friday, I made a change over …

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Crop Report October 3

Weather conditions in the V-C region have been excellent for digging and harvesting. While some fields were dry and …

peanut maturity

Kernel and Hull Detachment

I have had a few questions about separation of the kernel from the pod. The hilum is critical in …

Digging Decisions

Answer to Mitch’s question this morning. Sorry it is long. There is no simple answer on this. It depends on …

PPeanut in flooded soil in June.

Crop Report

Very few peanuts have been dug across the V-C region at this point although next week many farmers will …

Late Season Mites

From: Curtis Fountain [mailto:Curtis_Fountain@ncsu.edu] Sent: Thursday, September 19, 2013 04:28 p.m. To: Rick Brandenburg Cc: David Jordan; Curtis Fountain Subject: Spider Mites …

pod maturity and recommendations on digging

Pod Maturity Clinics

Dewayne and I will be around after the field day to discuss pod maturity. The field day is September …

peanut foliage treated with ET

ET on Peanuts

Previously I indicated that ET can be applied up to 7 days of digging (based on label). This suggests …

ET Label

ET Label Article first appeared as North Carolina Peanut Note …

Select Max Label

Select Max Label Article first appeared as North Carolina Peanut Note …

PVQE Plot Tour in Martin County

2013 Virginia-Carolina PVQE Pre-Harvest Field Tour in Martin County Article first appeared as North Carolina Peanut Note …

Worms

Here is a note from Rick on worms. Also, there are some good photos on the cotton entomology page: http://cottoninsectcorner.org/photos/index.php?cat=2 August …

Maturity and Gypsum

I had the following questions about gypsum and the crop..; Given that the excess rains have kept Growers from being …

unhealthy peanut root system

JLA Report August 16, 2013

Rainfall has become more limited in the past few weeks across the V-C region. In general this has helped …

Note From Rick

Over the past week, a number of fields have been hit with some relatively high numbers of worms. They …

Comments on Disease Management

Here are some thoughts from Barbara on disease management: This might be a good year to include Abound as insurance …

Heat Units May 16-August 5, 2013

Here are heat unit calculations from May 16-August 5. Location Lewiston Whiteville 2012 1705 1727 2013 1674 1687 Amount (approximate days) 31 (1.5) 40 (2 days) Article first appeared as North Carolina …

Dimilin

There may be questions about using Dimilin for insect management in peanuts. I am paraphrasing comments from Dr. Brandenburg. …

Visible injury to peanut

JLA Report August 6, 2013

The crop in the V-C region continues to receive rainfall in some areas in excess of what is needed. …

unidentified injury on peanut leaves

Mixes and Visible Injury

Richard sent the image below and the following e-mail: Peanuts sprayed with tank mix that contained Provost, Select, COC, boron …

Liquid Calcium

Answer to question about what foliar liquid calcium source to use on peanuts. I don’t recommend a foliar product. If …

Gypsum Timing - Sullivan and Perry

Hopefully fields have dried well enough to get fungicides, insecticides and herbicides out as well as gypsum. Mitch asked …

Yellowing of peanut foliage due to excessive water standing in fields

JLA Report July 19, 2013

Peanuts in the V-C region are recovering in many fields from excessive rainfall that occurred up to the week …

Notes From Dr. Phipps

I was hoping you would include in your newsletters the information in my email dated 7-2-2013 announcing the activation …

Heat Units May 16 - July 16

Here are heat unit summaries from 2005-2013 from May 16-July 16. Based on heat units it looks like we …

Questions About Rootworms

The abundant rain of the past month has a lot of folks asking about the risk for southern corn …

Apogee Label

Apogee Label Article first appeared as North Carolina Peanut Note …

Fungicide Information From Barbara

Sample foliar fungicide programs for peanut disease control 2013 Article first appeared as North Carolina Peanut Note …

Liquid Calcium Advertisement

PEANUT NOTES No. 44-2013 Liquid Calcium Advertisement Article first appeared as North Carolina Peanut Note …

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Calcium Versus Gypsum

It is okay to apply the liquid in addition to the land plaster. BUT do not leave off the …

Advisory Example From Barbara

Download this pdf file for explanations on using the North Carolina leaf spot and Sclerotinia advisories. Article first appeared as North …

Insects

July 1, 2013 Note from Rick on insects: Peanut Insect Forecasts Rick Brandenburg Early each summer I get a lot of questions about …

Peanut Growth Stages From Dr. Phipps

Here is information from Dr. Phipps. Barbara has very similar information. This will be helpful for disease control recommendations. …

Apogee

People will begin to ask about spraying Apogee. The weather pattern we are currently under would suggest that it …

Tank Mixes

As people begin to catch up on sprays they will want to mix many products. We have some general …

managing peanut rootworm

Rootworms

Follow up to Rick’s e-mail. See risk index below. Periodic irrigation was added as a category this year to the …

Peanut Insect Forecasts

Early each summer I get a lot of questions about what the summer will bring in terms of insect …

Gypsum and Rain

Question from Roy: What’s the word for land plaster leaching? If I applied land plaster then got a heavy rain …

Yellow Peanuts

Question: I have had several farmers call and want to know with all this rain we have had do …

Peanuts in reduced tillage.

JLA Report June 20, 2013

The 2013 peanut crop in the VC region is off to a very good start in terms of stands …

Thimet injury on peanut leaves (planted May 3)

Orthene Thimet and Valor SX

There have been some reports of stand issues following Orthene applied in the seed furrow. Based on how widespread …

Paraquat and Orthene

There have been some questions on applying Orthene with Gramoxone. I have been saying this is fine. But, with …

Planting Dates 2013

May 25, 2013 I had a question about planting dates. Generally, peanut planted in early June (5th to 8th data) …

Couple of Questions

Can Admire Pro be mixed with Proline or inoculant? We have some comments on page 157-158 in 2013 Peanut Information. …

Tractor in Field

JLA Report April 30, 2013

Production in the V-C region during 2012 was tremendous by all comparisons. This, combined with higher acreage in 2012 …

ET Registered for Use in Peanut

ET Herbicide has been registered for use in peanut. ET Herbicide – For Enhanced Weed Control of Tough Broadleaf Weeds Company …

Herbicide Carryover

Table 4-10. Restrictions on Crop Rotation of Herbicides with Significant Residual Activity Applied to Peanuts Herbicide Corn Cotton Soybean Tobacco Wheat Grain sorghum Cadre, Impose 9 months (mos) 18 …

Herbicide Programs for Peanuts

Herbicide Timing Should this treatment be used? Prowl or Sonalan Preplant incorporated Yes. These herbicides are relatively inexpensive and provide early-season control of grasses …

VAPAM HL Soil Fumigant Label

VAPAM HL Specimen 11121-6 – jjp – 09-12-12 Soil Fumigant Label Article first appeared as North Carolina Peanut Note …

24C Metam Petition

March 7, 2013 Mr. Lee Davis Pesticide Registration Manager NCDA&CS Pesticide Section 1090 Mail Service Center Raleigh, NC 27699-1090 Dear Mr. Davis: I am writing to you …

Warrant Letter

March 5, 2013 Dr. Dennis Williamson Monsanto RE: Warrant/Peanut Label Dear Dr. Williamson, Research conducted over the past two years has demonstrated that Warrant …

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Soybeans and Peanuts

I have had several questions over the past week or so about peanuts and soybeans. We know soybeans can …

24C for Metam Sodium

Hi everyone, Barbara is working on a 24C label for metam sodium to improve logistics of fumigation in peanut. …

Net Returns at $540 Per Ton

Net Return ($/acre) at $540/ton Contract Price Peanut yield Total cost ($/acre) Lbs/acre Tons/acre 800 850 900 950 1000 1050 __________________ Net Return ($/acre)__________________ 3000 1.5 10 -40 -90 -140 -190 -240 3500 1.75 145 95 45 -5 -55 -105 4000 2.0 280 230 180 130 80 30 4500 2.25 415 365 315 265 215 165 5000 2.5 550 500 450 400 350 300 Article first appeared as North Carolina Peanut Note …

5000 Pound Club

We are still planning on having a luncheon in Williamston and Elizabethtown to acknowledge growers that produced 5000 pounds …

Luncheon Details

Hi everyone. The 5000 pound club luncheon will be on Wednesday March 20 in Williamston and Monday March 25 …

5000 and 6000 Pound Club

5000 and 6000 pound club event Bob Sutter and I would like to recognize growers that achieved 5000 or 6000 …

Seed Production in 2012 for Virginia Type Varieties

Variety Inspected Acres Passed Acres Percent SUGG 5142.1 5103.78 26.73816 27 BAILEY 9071.72 8625.34 45.18724 45 CHAMPS 3643.6 2910.55 15.24806 15 GREGORY 153.5 147.7 0.773785 1 NC-V11 750.3 755.3 3.956936 3 PERRY 954.96 955.96 5.008173 3 GEORGIA 06G 70 70 0.366723 2 GEORGIA 07W 36 36 0.1886 1 GEORGIA GREENER 45 45 0.23575 1 GEORGIA-08V 140 140 0.733445 1 SPAIN 299 299 1.566429 1 total 20306.18 19088.63 100 Article first appeared as North Carolina Peanut Note …

Water Quality Article

The research article, Influence of Water Quality and Coapplied Agrochemicals on Efficacy of Glyphosate, is available from http://www.bioone.org/doi/abs/10.1614/WT-D-11-00060.1 Gurinderbir S. Chahal, …