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2016 Agent Participation APRES

APRES Participants 2016 – Jarette Hurry and Melissa Evans 2015 – M. Carroll, R. Rhodes, A. Cochran 2014 – R. Harrelson, J. …

Peanut remaining in the field during 2015 without digging

JLA Crop Report December 4 2015

The past two weeks have been challenging for growers to complete harvesting the V-C crop. As of December 1 …

Jordon VC News Article

Jordan Report The 2015 peanut crop was a challenge for most growers in North Carolina. We experienced the extremes in …

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Crop Report November 2015

Digging and harvesting operations in the V-C region are coming to completion but the weather system the weekend of …

Picking Loss Example

Harvest Loss: Roughly 25% of the peanut crop in the V-C region was dug by about September 23 and much …

Digging and Frost

Question on October 14: The question I’m getting from growers right now concerns digging peanuts. They are wondering if …

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2015 JLA Report October 15

Digging and harvesting conditions were virtually non-existent in V-C region from September 25 until October 9. Rainfall from the …

Lifting Peanuts

The value of lifting peanuts is questionable in many fields. Peanuts dug the week of September 15 and into …

Economic Loss Calculation

I had some questions from several news outlets today about the impact of weather during the past two weeks …

Frost Question

Question: I know it is early to talking about frost but with many acres of peanuts in the ground still …

Cover photo for Crop Report October 2, 2015

Crop Report October 2, 2015

Peanut in the V-C region have reached optimum maturity in most fields. However, only 30% of the crop has …

Confusing Terminology

Question: Why would you do a salvage spray? Also, is there anything that should/can be done for peanuts dug last …

Defoliation and Digging

I had a question on the phone about peanut defoliation and digging. Generally, it takes 30 to 40% defoliation …

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JLA Report September 15

Peanut in the V-C region is beginning to reach optimum maturity in many fields. While less than 5% of …

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Maturity Versus Ready to Dig

Question: When would you dig? Answer: These are close to optimum maturity now. Check out that green curve. I think they could …

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Kernels and Hulls

Question from Art Bradley last week: Looking at this, we were thinking 10 days to 2 wks. See next image. But …

Peanut Stands and Replanting

Low peanut populations: You will no doubt have a question or two about low populations. I looked at the planting …

Aim and ET APRES

Peanut Response to Aim and ET Applied as Harvest Aides. M.D. INMAN*, D.L. JORDAN, and P.D. JOHNSON, North Carolina State …

Apogee Summary APRES

Response of the Virginia Market Type Cultivar Bailey to Prohexadione Calcium in North Carolina. A. COCHRAN*, D. KING, C. ELLISON, …

peanut mowing trial

Results From a Curiosity Trial

Impact of Time of Vine Mowing and Digging Date on Peanut Yield How will peanuts respond to mowing prior to …

Pod Maturity in Video Clips

If by chance you look at some of the video clips, when I go through determining maturity and decided when …

peanut profile

Peanut Maturity Under Irrigation

Mitch sent me the following image from peanuts in Pitt County (Bailey) under irrigation. These peanuts are only a …

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Apogee Use in Peanut 2012

Apogee Quite a few people are expressing internet in applying Apogee. They will have difficulty getting product but if they …

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Runners and Varieties in General

There have been a number of really good questions about runner versus virginia market types as well as variety …

Checklist for Growing Peanuts

Checklist for Growing Peanuts David Jordan, Department of Crop Science, North Carolina State University 919-515-4068, david_jordan@ncsu.edu There are numerous items one should …

Peanut Growers Survey Options

Content for this item is only available as a PDF document. Click here to view. Article first appeared as North …

Meetings and Harvest

We are still working through the meeting schedule a little. I’ll send a final updated version once we get …

Temps in 40's

There are a number of questions about digging from this point forward. We have hit our threshold for essentially …

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Crop Maturity

Most people will probably get enough rain with this storm to push the crop along. One question that has …

Maximizing Yield

There are some questions about maximizing peanut yields given the high peanut price. Hopefully everyone will have better than …