TITLE

Ten recommendations help maintain peanut yield goals

AUTHOR(S)
Smith, Ron
PUB. DATE
July 2005
SOURCE
Southeast Farm Press;7/6/2005, Vol. 32 Issue 17, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article cites 10 essential production practices that help maintain consistent yields and efficient production on White Face Farms by manager Rex Carr. Carr prefers a four-year system with peanuts, cotton and wheat. He says cotton also benefits from having peanuts in the mix. Carr treats Spanish peanuts the way he would runners, following a strong base fertility program with anhydrous ammonia side-dressed. Spanish peanut varieties give Carr a jump-start on the season. Early maturity characteristics allow him to harvest as much as two weeks ahead of runner types.
ACCESSION #
17550250

 

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