Early season, severe thrips damage can open the door to reduced yields for peanuts and increase the risk for tomato spotted wilt virus. Peanut growers must protect peanut plants against thrips when necessary, and here’s a discussion on the most...
South Carolina Cotton Growers Meeting will be 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Jan. 24 at the Santee Conference Center. Registration begins at 8:15 a.m. South Carolina Peanut Growers Meeting will follow on Jan. 26 from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the same location.
Peanut farmers who don’t know the peanut burrower bug are fortunate. Growers who’ve battled the yield- and quality-reducing pest know something needs to be done to control it, and those growers can help find answers.
A London-based company is growing food in a novel way 100 feet below ground and in what once were WWII air-raid shelters used by Londoners who I’m sure at the time respected the value of food, security and peace as Nazi pilots blasted the area.