Cotton May Impact Peanut Plantings

Randall Peanuts

Looking at the latest crop reports, some feel the amount of cotton this year could very easily affect peanut plantings next year. Tyron Spearman has more.  Report (:30 wma)

Informing Cotton Growers of New Research

Cindy Cotton, Georgia

As we approach the end of the year, the Georgia Cotton Commission is starting to prepare for the Georgia cotton production meetings that are held annually around the state the first few months of the year to let cotton producers know about new research that can help the industry. Report (:45 wma)

Florida NRCS Batching Deadline Friday

Cindy Florida, General, USDA-NRCS

Friday is an important deadline for Florida farmers and ranchers who hope to participate in some major USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service programs next year, according to state conservationist Niles Glasgow. Find out about Florida NRCS programs at www.fl.nrcs.usda.gov  Report (1:00 wma)

December is Tree Planting Time

Cindy Alabama, Forestry, General, USDA-NRCS

It’s tree planting time in Alabama and state forester Tim Albritton says USDA’s Natural Resources Conservation Service has some programs available to assist landowners. Find out about Alabama NRCS programs at www.al.nrcs.usda.gov. Report (1:00 wma)