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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 …

Flower in the peanut canopy on July 9.

JLA Report for v-C Region July 10

The peanut crop in the V-C region is variable in growth and development due primarily to rainfall distribution. It …

peanut plants recovering from early season thrips injury

JLA Report - 6-11-16

Planting of the peanut crop in the V-C region is complete and the vast majority of fields have adequate …

Question About Quick Sol

Question: Quick question for you, do you have an opinion on Quick Sol? Roy Robertson is sending out these e-reports, …

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) …

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Thrips Control

I’ll send you things periodically as I think about them. I know it is early to think about thrips …

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Peanut Planting

The V-C crop has gotten off to a relatively poor and slow start. Wet conditions in some areas have …

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Disease Management After Irene

Disease control following Hurricane Irene Barbara Shew, Extension Specialist Department of Plant Pathology, NCSU Aug. 31, 2011 Sclerotinia blight Heavy rain from Irene, wet …

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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 …

Early Season Pest Management

Notes for early season issues you may be dealing with: We are getting some reports that peanuts treated with acephate …

Aldicarb EPA Notice (PNNC-2011-009)

This document, Docket Identification Number: EPA-HQ-OPP-2010-1021, is the Response to the EPA Federal Register Notice (FR Vol. 76, No. 61, Pg. …