Peanuts: Raman spectroscopy is portable, inexpensive, accurate and fast.
Many sensors come with two or three depths to measure moisture. Moisture sensors generally default to an average of the sensor's readings at different depths to determine an irrigation trigger.
A cold front could for a few days lower soil temperatures below optimal levels for good peanut planting and germination.
Peanut consumption before the pandemic was already trending up and it looks now it will certainly continue to rise.
A cold front can reduce soil temperatures below suitable levels, reducing in peanut plant stands, but it could also mean a field may need replanting.
Jonesboro, Ark., peanut shelling plant nears completion.
What's the role of Dual Magnum in this J-rooting phenomenon?
Peanut breeders continue to improve the cultivated U.S. peanut with some cultivars already resistant or near-resistant to diseases.
April 21 remote election set for nominees to National Peanut Board
No matter the thrips management approach, peanut growers who monitor fields regularly have an advantage.