TITLE

Rotation offers peanut disease control flexibility

AUTHOR(S)
Hollis, Paul L.
PUB. DATE
July 2013
SOURCE
Southeast Farm Press;7/17/2013, Vol. 40 Issue 18, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents the views of Austin Hagan, plant pathologist at the Auburn University Extension in Auburn, Alabama, on the crop rotation technology to increase peanut yields by controlling diseases in the crop. He mentions the Peanut Rx system which allows growers to develop a prescription for each field on a farm. He states that planting the right variety with right spacing helps in disease control. He mentions that the system is advantageous for new cultivars such as Georgia-06G.
ACCESSION #
89380176

 

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