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Defoliation and Digging

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

Data on Salvage Spray Programs

Defoliation at digging (percent) Pod yield (pounds per acre) Year No salvage Salvage No salvage Salvage 2005 45 27* 2610 2390 2006 41 38* 3330 2880* 2008 37 44 4270 4380 2010 34 21* 2570 2660 2011 31 20 3880 5030* 2012 30 22 4440 4510 Salvage spray was Headline (6 oz/acre) plus chlorothalonil (16 oz/acre) …