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9/16/2014 12:00:00 AM
At this time of year, most producers are thinking about finishing their peanut crops and harvesting, but because of the late start to the season, there are still some management decisions left to be made. Read more on spider mites in peanuts from this AgFax.com story.

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9/12/2014 12:00:00 AM
Georgia's irrigated peanut crop looks good as harvest gears up, but the dryland crop poses some challenges with maturity dates and quality. Drought and heat hit fields hard this summer at crucial growing times. Peanut farmers need to harvest and handle the dryland crop carefully. Read advice on handling the crop from this Southeast Farm Press article.

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9/9/2014 12:00:00 AM
Mace Bauer has had a lot of questions the past few weeks as peanut harvest begins related to the peanut crop in general, and the peanut market specifically. Read more on both topics from his Florida Crops article at the link below.

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9/9/2014 12:00:00 AM
Peanut digging is a little later due to us planting later due to wet and cold spring. Read more on the late digging and white mold development from this Seminole Crop eNews article.

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9/2/2014 12:00:00 AM
Growers need to do a maturity profile on every field as local environmental conditions can change the rate of maturity of peanuts. Not every field will be 141 days old at optimum maturity this year. Read more on assessing peanut maturity from this AgFax.com article.

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9/1/2014 12:00:00 AM
Farmers will be making a mistake if they shorten rotations and plant more peanuts just to try and get a government payment next season, says Marshall Lamb, research director for the National Peanut Research Laboratory in Dawson, Georgia. Read more on shortening rotations from this Southeast Farm Press article.

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8/20/2014 12:00:00 AM
Before farmers and growers launch a drone over their crops to gauge field conditions, they should be aware that doing so could result in a hefty fine from the Federal Aviation Administration. Read more on legal ramifications regarding drones from this Ag Answers article.

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8/19/2014 12:00:00 AM
Entering the 2014 peanut crop, the surplus isn't as large as last year, but there's no concern about shortages. This is what explains the relative calm in today's peanut market. Read more on the peanut markets from this Southeast Farm Press article.

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8/18/2014 12:00:00 AM
U.S. peanut producers should pay attention to the market as they look beyond the 2014 crop and ahead to 2015, says George Lovatt, a Georgia broker. Read more on this advice from this Southeast Farm Press article.

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8/15/2014 12:00:00 AM
Seed and disease and nematode control alone can take up to 50 percent of a total peanut budget. Because of this, Auburn University continues to focus research efforts on these major cost items to growers. Read more on the research from this Southeast Farm Press article.

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