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2017 Harvest Getting Underway

We’re getting to the end of a pretty good growing season.  Our corn finished out well and the cotton, peanuts, and soybeans are looking good too.  Very few times this summer has it been dry enough to make our crops … Continue reading

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Cotton Defoliation

Nothing makes me think of fall like the smell of cotton defoliant in the air.  That smell has is becoming more and more common across the Pee Dee as September wraps up.  Here is a field in Dillon County that … Continue reading

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Cotton Defoliation Has Begun

A few early planted fields have been defoliated and more will follow soon.  At least one field in Florence County has already been harvested. There are two methods we use to determine when to defoliate cotton:  the percent of open … Continue reading

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