Peanuts http://southeastfarmpress.com/taxonomy/term/6091/more en Ag’s invasive species problem likely to get worse before better http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/ag-s-invasive-species-problem-likely-get-worse-better <div class="node-body article-body">The problem of invasive species will likely get worse before it gets better and agriculture must take action now to manage the possible onslaught of new organisms, new insects and new diseases that is expected to escalate, says a University of Georgia plant pathologist.</div> <p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/ag-s-invasive-species-problem-likely-get-worse-better" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/ag-s-invasive-species-problem-likely-get-worse-better#comments Cotton Management Peanuts Soybeans Peanut Sun, 24 Jul 2016 17:50:00 +0000 121171 at http://southeastfarmpress.com <p>Tim Brenneman, left, professor of plant pathology at the University of Georgia in Tifton, discusses peanut industry efforts to combat the tomato spotted wilt virus with Ramon Leon, assistant professor of weed science at the University of Florida West Florida Research and Education Center in Jay.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> Peanut industry takes its environmental footprint straight to consumer http://southeastfarmpress.com/peanuts/peanut-industry-takes-its-environmental-footprint-straight-consumer <div class="node-body audio-body">A major part of this year’s Southern Peanut Growers Conference was to champion the industry’s unified voice and planned full-court press to take its message of sustainability straight to consumers, where eager ears, particularly the better-tuned ears of the millennial generation, want to hear it.</div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <a href="/peanuts/peanut-industry-takes-its-environmental-footprint-straight-consumer" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop imagecache-linked imagecache-med_crop_linked"><img alt="" src="http://southeastfarmpress.com/site-files/southeastfarmpress.com/files/imagecache/med_crop/uploads/2016/07/peanutwagonharvestasdjpg.gif" title="" height="200" width="355" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop" /></a> </div> <div class="field-audio-file"> <span>Audio File:&nbsp;</span> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-audio-mpeg" alt="audio/mpeg icon" src="http://southeastfarmpress.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/audio-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/site-files/southeastfarmpress.com/files/podcast/audio/MarshallPeanutConf2016EnvironmentalFootPrint.mp3" type="audio/mpeg; length=2902488">MarshallPeanutConf2016EnvironmentalFootPrint.mp3</a></div> </div> <p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/peanuts/peanut-industry-takes-its-environmental-footprint-straight-consumer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/peanuts/peanut-industry-takes-its-environmental-footprint-straight-consumer#comments Peanuts Sat, 23 Jul 2016 22:15:00 +0000 121221 at http://southeastfarmpress.com APRES meeting draws 'who's who' of peanut experts http://southeastfarmpress.com/peanuts/apres-meeting-draws-whos-who-peanut-experts <div class="node-body gallery-body">This year’s annual meeting of the American Peanut Research and Education drew a crowd of nearly 400 peanut scientists and others in the peanut industry to the Hilton Clearwater Beach in sunny Clearwater, Fla. July 12-14 for a comprehensive forum on the latest peanut research.</div> <p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/peanuts/apres-meeting-draws-whos-who-peanut-experts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/peanuts/apres-meeting-draws-whos-who-peanut-experts#comments Peanuts Wed, 20 Jul 2016 12:52:00 +0000 121201 at http://southeastfarmpress.com <p><span>On hand for the annual meeting of the American Peanut Research and Education Society in Clearwater, Fla.July 12-14 were f&nbsp;rom left, Dan&nbsp;</span>Anco<span>, Clemson University peanut specialist; Mike Marshall, Clemson University Extension weed specialist; and Kelly Liberator, technical service representative with&nbsp;</span>BASF<span>&nbsp;in Research Triangle Park, N.C.&nbsp;</span></p> Close call: Heifers escape to busy Independence Day highway http://southeastfarmpress.com/blog/close-call-heifers-escape-busy-independence-day-highway <div class="node-body blog-body">Chris and I loaded up again and sped toward the highway to find the two heifers grazing calmly on the right of way as vacationers and 18-wheelers flew past.</div> <p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/blog/close-call-heifers-escape-busy-independence-day-highway" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/blog/close-call-heifers-escape-busy-independence-day-highway#comments Cotton Equipment Livestock Miscellaneous Peanuts Soybeans Tobacco Beef Farm Press Blog Tue, 19 Jul 2016 14:30:00 +0000 121121 at http://southeastfarmpress.com North Florida peanut field day Aug. 11 http://southeastfarmpress.com/peanuts/north-florida-peanut-field-day-aug-11 <div class="node-body article-body">The annual Peanut Field Day at the Marianna North Florida Research and Education Center will be Aug. 11.</div> <p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/peanuts/north-florida-peanut-field-day-aug-11" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/peanuts/north-florida-peanut-field-day-aug-11#comments Peanuts Peanut Mon, 18 Jul 2016 17:39:00 +0000 121111 at http://southeastfarmpress.com It’s make-or-break year for South Carolina peanut farmers http://southeastfarmpress.com/peanuts/it-s-make-or-break-year-south-carolina-peanut-farmers <div class="node-body article-body">It may not be the most exciting thing to hear, but Clemson University Peanut Specialist Dan Anco says the best thing that can happen for South Carolina peanut growers this year is cooperative weather from now until harvest.</div> <p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/peanuts/it-s-make-or-break-year-south-carolina-peanut-farmers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/peanuts/it-s-make-or-break-year-south-carolina-peanut-farmers#comments Peanuts Weather Peanut Sun, 17 Jul 2016 13:33:00 +0000 120921 at http://southeastfarmpress.com Bryans’ Faith Farms wins lower Southeast Peanut Efficiency Award http://southeastfarmpress.com/peanuts/bryans-faith-farms-wins-lower-southeast-peanut-efficiency-award <div class="node-body gallery-body">Georgia's Faith Farms is the 2016 Farm Press Peanut Efficiency Award for the lower Southeast region.</div> <p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/peanuts/bryans-faith-farms-wins-lower-southeast-peanut-efficiency-award" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/peanuts/bryans-faith-farms-wins-lower-southeast-peanut-efficiency-award#comments Peanuts Wed, 13 Jul 2016 14:41:00 +0000 121071 at http://southeastfarmpress.com Dryland peanuts beat down by weather http://southeastfarmpress.com/peanuts/dryland-peanuts-beat-down-weather <div class="node-body audio-body">Dryland peanuts in Georgia are in a critical stage, and growers need to avoid putting anything in the tank mix to injure plants further right now.</div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <a href="/peanuts/dryland-peanuts-beat-down-weather" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop imagecache-linked imagecache-med_crop_linked"><img alt="" src="http://southeastfarmpress.com/site-files/southeastfarmpress.com/files/imagecache/med_crop/uploads/2016/07/dryland-ga-peanut-2016-asefarmcast.gif" title="" height="200" width="355" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop" /></a> </div> <div class="field-audio-file"> <span>Audio File:&nbsp;</span> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-audio-mpeg" alt="audio/mpeg icon" src="http://southeastfarmpress.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/audio-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/site-files/southeastfarmpress.com/files/podcast/audio/monfort_dryland_peanuts_2016.mp3" type="audio/mpeg; length=3811715">monfort_dryland_peanuts_2016.mp3</a></div> </div> <p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/peanuts/dryland-peanuts-beat-down-weather" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/peanuts/dryland-peanuts-beat-down-weather#comments Peanuts Tue, 12 Jul 2016 17:59:00 +0000 121031 at http://southeastfarmpress.com Dry, wicked heat wave stealing promise in South Carolina http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/dry-wicked-heat-wave-stealing-promise-south-carolina <div class="field-byline"> Jim Melvin, Clemson University </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Just when things were looking promising for farmers in most areas of the state, another dry and wicked heat wave has a hold on South Carolina and is starting to squeeze the life out of crops.</div> <p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/dry-wicked-heat-wave-stealing-promise-south-carolina" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/dry-wicked-heat-wave-stealing-promise-south-carolina#comments Cotton Grains Management Peanuts Soybeans Vegetables Weather Drought Tue, 12 Jul 2016 01:41:00 +0000 120961 at http://southeastfarmpress.com <div> <p>In upstate South Carolina, hundreds of acres of dryland corn that looked fabulous just three or four weeks ago have suffered serious damage because of the recent heat&nbsp;wave.</p> </div> Garland Veasey / Clemson University Belches turn precise inputs into peanut efficiency award success http://southeastfarmpress.com/peanuts/belches-turn-precise-inputs-peanut-efficiency-award-success <div class="node-body gallery-body">For the Belch family – husband Mike, wife Cindy and son Brandon – efficiency in peanut production relies on precision agriculture, and they are 2016 Farm Press Peanut Efficiency Award for the Upper Southeast.</div> <p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/peanuts/belches-turn-precise-inputs-peanut-efficiency-award-success" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/peanuts/belches-turn-precise-inputs-peanut-efficiency-award-success#comments Peanuts Sun, 10 Jul 2016 18:03:00 +0000 120911 at http://southeastfarmpress.com