Early Season 2019 Peanut Disease Observations

Early Season 2019 Peanut Disease Observations

The peanut field conditions have gone from hot and dry in early June to a mix of wet and dry at the end of the month across much of Florida’s peanut production area (Figure 1).  The crop was definitely stressed by the drought and heat with Aspergillus crown rot...
Florida Panhandle Ag Facts from the 2017 Ag Census

Florida Panhandle Ag Facts from the 2017 Ag Census

Every five years, farmers from across the U.S. complete detailed questionnaires that provide the best statistical information available about the farming industry in this country.  State and county data from the 2017 US Census of Agriculture was released in April...
Friday Feature:  Words of Wisdom from Jerry Morris

Friday Feature: Words of Wisdom from Jerry Morris

This week’s video was published by Growing Florida to share some words of wisdom from Jerry Morris, Washington County farmer.  At a young age, veteran farmers taught Jerry some important concepts for becoming a successful farmer.  In this video, he shares some...