Peanut acreage shifts could alter pest management requirements

Brandenburg, Rick
May 2005
Southeast Farm Press;5/4/2005, Vol. 32 Issue 13, p27
Trade Publication
The article reports that the peanut industry throughout the United States is undergoing major adjustment. These adjustments may include the type of peanuts grown, the selection of inputs, and certainly the way they are marketed and sold. One of these adjustments includes the geographic areas where peanuts are grown. Growers in new areas are stepping into the peanut production arena and determining if there is a future in peanuts on their farm. The learning curve for many growers has been quite steep, but a number of growers are pleased with their initial experience.


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