A peanut crop will fully mature with approximately 2,500 aGDDs. Tracking the number of aGDDs accumulated by a specific field effectively track its maturity.
Ashley Collins brings more than 16 years of experience in agriculture to North Carolina Peanut Growers Association.
Comrade is praised for pod size distribution, seed size and earliness.
Peanut growers should not feel like the 'Lone Ranger' in the battle against Aspergillus flavus and aflatoxin.
Since 2001, National Peanut Board has allocated more than $38 million toward production research.
Weed scientist stresses the importance of early weed control.
Bob Sutter will be retiring as CEO of the North Carolina Peanut Growers Association on July 31.