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    • 2009 dry land evaluation of seven peanut varieties in Irwin county, Georgia 

      Edwards, R. P.; Beasley, John P.; Brenneman, Tim B.; Carlson, D. S.; Culbreath, Albert K.; Kemerait, Bob; Paulk, J. E. (University of Georgia, 2009-11-02)
      Research was conducted to evaluate seven planted peanut varieties. Farmers continue to look for successful peanut varieties comparable to Gcontinue Georgia Green as well as the best value. A large portion of peanut acreage ...
    • 2011 summary of Irwin county extension peanut and cotton educational efforts 

      Edwards, R. P.; Troutman, S. A. (University of Georgia, 2011-10-19)
      Peanuts and cotton are important agronomic crops to Irwin County with over 60,000 acres grown each year. Irwin County is a top ten row crop and forage county thanks mostly to these two crops. Assisting farmers in achieving ...
    • Addressing water concerns: Quality and conservation in Irwin county, Georgia 

      Edwards, R. P. (University of Georgia, 2012-10-11)
      Water quantity and quality in the past were never a concern with most feeling that we had an excellent and unlimited source of water available through our aquifer. However recently many citizens of the county have had ...
    • Evaluating incidence of tomato spotted wilt virus in peanut 

      Edwards, R. P.; Brown, S. L. (University of Georgia, 2008-01-20)
      Research was conducted to evaluate the incidence of tomato spotted wilt virus (TSWV) in peanut. Peanut farmers have adjusted planting dates, row patterns, seed spacing, and now are looking to change variety selection to ...
    • Evaluation of GA green, GAO3L and AT3085RO peanut varieties 

      Edwards, R. P.; Beasley, John P.; Carlson, D. S. (University of Georgia, 2008-01-20)
      Research was conducted to evaluate three peanut varieties. The field selected was planted utilizing conservation tillage methods and was non-irrigated. There was much interest in GAO3L and AT 3085RO prior to peanut planting, ...
    • Evaluation of top five planted peanut varieties in Irwin county, Georgia 

      Edwards, R. P.; Beasley, John P.; Kemmerait, R. C. (University of Georgia, 2009-02-02)
      Research was conducted to evaluate the top five top planted peanut varieties. Farmers continue to look for successful peanut varieties comparable to GA Green as well as the row pattern that will result in the best value. ...
    • Peanut educational efforts in Irwin and Ben Hill county, Georgia 

      Edwards, R. P.; Carlson, D. S.; Troutman, S. A. (University of Georgia, 2010-11-02)
      Peanuts are an important agronomic crop to Irwin and Ben Hill County with nearly 20,000 acres grown in Irwin County and 5,000 in Ben Hill County annually. Maintaining peanut profitability and quality is a major concern for ...
    • Profitability of mechanical fruit thinning of 'cape fear' and 'sumner' pecans 

      Carlson, D. S.; Edwards, R. P.; Wells, M. L. (University of Georgia, 2010-01-06)
      A research demonstration on mechanical fruit thinning was conducted on August 1, 2007, in a commercial orchard of ‘Cape Fear’ and ‘Sumner’ pecan trees. Treatments were replicated five times in a randomized-complete block ...