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Peanut Update – Start of Bloom

The following update was prepared by Clemson Peanut Specialist Dan Anco. Some of the peanuts planted in April are starting to show their first blooms. In addition to signaling the start of the development of eventual peanut seed, bloom is … Continue reading

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Question of the Week: Blossom End Rot

Last week the question was:  Whats wrong with this tomato? Blossom end rot occurs when there is a localized calcium deficiency in the fruit.  Blossom end rot does not necessarily mean there is a calcium deficiency in the soil.  Instead, … Continue reading

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Peanuts Growing Fast

Peanuts are growing well right now.  The rain we got earlier this week was a welcome sight.  We were getting dry in places.  Here are some peanuts that came up less than two weeks ago. Thrips are present and some … Continue reading

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