Peanuts http://southwestfarmpress.com/taxonomy/term/6041/more en Millions in peanut butter dumped in New Mexico http://southwestfarmpress.com/peanuts/millions-peanut-butter-dumped-new-mexico <div class="node-body article-body">Closed peanut plant instructed to dump nearly 25 tons of bottled peanut butter in a landfill in southeastern New Mexico.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/peanuts/millions-peanut-butter-dumped-new-mexico" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/peanuts/millions-peanut-butter-dumped-new-mexico#comments Peanuts Peanuts Mon, 07 Apr 2014 15:48:00 +0000 84871 at http://southwestfarmpress.com Peanut disease control begins with field history and rotation, http://southwestfarmpress.com/peanuts/peanut-disease-control-begins-field-history-and-rotation <div class="node-body article-body">Knowing the field history is a crucial factor in controlling diseases, especially soil-borne pathogens, in peanuts.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/peanuts/peanut-disease-control-begins-field-history-and-rotation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/peanuts/peanut-disease-control-begins-field-history-and-rotation#comments Peanuts Peanuts Fri, 04 Apr 2014 00:24:00 +0000 84851 at http://southwestfarmpress.com <p>OSU PLANT PATHOLOGIST John Damicone, accepts a plaque honoring his 25 years of service to the Oklahoma peanut industry from Oklahoma Peanut Commission Chairman Joe D White.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> Peanut butter controversy not over yet http://southwestfarmpress.com/peanuts/peanut-butter-controversy-not-over-yet <div class="node-body article-body">An additional layer of controversy hangs over a federal bankruptcy case in Albuquerque, New Mexico, over the fate of Sunland Incorporated's shuttered peanut plant in Portales</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/peanuts/peanut-butter-controversy-not-over-yet" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/peanuts/peanut-butter-controversy-not-over-yet#comments Peanuts Peanuts Wed, 02 Apr 2014 22:57:00 +0000 84791 at http://southwestfarmpress.com Ole Spanish peanut fills a niche http://southwestfarmpress.com/peanuts/ole-spanish-peanut-fills-niche <div class="node-body article-body">A new high oleic Spanish peanut variety will be released for foundation seed development this year and available for commercial production in 2015.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/peanuts/ole-spanish-peanut-fills-niche" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/peanuts/ole-spanish-peanut-fills-niche#comments Peanuts Peanuts Mon, 31 Mar 2014 22:21:00 +0000 84711 at http://southwestfarmpress.com <p>Kelly Chamberlin, head scientist for the USDA/ARS Center for Peanut Improvement at Stillwater, Okla., accepts a certificate of appreciation from Joe D White, Chairman, Oklahoma Peanut Commission, for her work to develop and release Ole, a new Spanish type, high oleic peanut.</p> <p>Chamberlin announced the release during the recent&nbsp; Oklahoma Peanut Expo in Lone Wolf, Okla.</p> Integrated approach critical for resistant weed control http://southwestfarmpress.com/peanuts/integrated-approach-critical-resistant-weed-control <div class="node-body article-body">Farmers can either take steps to prevent herbicide resistant weeds from becoming a problem or they can wait until resistance develops and then try to figure out how to claw their way out of a mess </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/peanuts/integrated-approach-critical-resistant-weed-control" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/peanuts/integrated-approach-critical-resistant-weed-control#comments Peanuts Peanuts Tue, 25 Mar 2014 21:31:00 +0000 84551 at http://southwestfarmpress.com <p>TODD BAUGHMAN, Oklahoma State University, explains the ins and outs of managing resistant weeds at the recent&nbsp; Oklahoma Peanut Expo near Lone Wolf, Okla.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> Peanut farmers have good seed for ’14 planting http://southwestfarmpress.com/peanuts/peanut-farmers-have-good-seed-14-planting <div class="node-body article-body">In spite of another drought-plagued growing season, Oklahoma’s peanut yields held up well and seed germination from the 2013 crop appears to be good.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/peanuts/peanut-farmers-have-good-seed-14-planting" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/peanuts/peanut-farmers-have-good-seed-14-planting#comments Peanuts Peanuts Tue, 25 Mar 2014 15:04:00 +0000 84541 at http://southwestfarmpress.com <p>Jason Woodward, left, Texas AgriLife Extension plant pathologist, and Todd Baughman, Oklahoma State University Extension agronomist, share a chuckle at the recent&nbsp; Oklahoma Peanut Expo in Lone Wolf, Okla.</p> Peanut plant goes to the auction block http://southwestfarmpress.com/peanuts/peanut-plant-goes-auction-block <div class="node-body article-body">Hampton Farms, a North Carolina-based peanut roaster that makes peanut butter in North Carolina and Virginia, made the winning bid of $20 million at an auction to purchase Sunland’s plant and property.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/peanuts/peanut-plant-goes-auction-block" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/peanuts/peanut-plant-goes-auction-block#comments Peanuts Peanuts Mon, 24 Mar 2014 16:53:00 +0000 84511 at http://southwestfarmpress.com Oklahoma Peanut Expo set http://southwestfarmpress.com/peanuts/oklahoma-peanut-expo-set <div class="field-byline"> Oklahoma Peanut Commission </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Peanut producers from across Oklahoma will gather Friday, March 21, for the 2014 Oklahoma Peanut Expo at Quartz Mountain Resort near Lone Wolf. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/peanuts/oklahoma-peanut-expo-set" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/peanuts/oklahoma-peanut-expo-set#comments Peanuts Peanuts Thu, 13 Mar 2014 16:16:00 +0000 84281 at http://southwestfarmpress.com Defunct Sunland could go to Ready Roast http://southwestfarmpress.com/peanuts/defunct-sunland-could-go-ready-roast <div class="node-body article-body">Hope on the horizon that Sunland peanut plant in Portales may be sold to a California firm that has made an offer to purchase Sunland's assets.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/peanuts/defunct-sunland-could-go-ready-roast" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/peanuts/defunct-sunland-could-go-ready-roast#comments Peanuts Peanuts Wed, 19 Feb 2014 15:53:00 +0000 83731 at http://southwestfarmpress.com Okla. Peanut Expo features, marketing, legislation and production http://southwestfarmpress.com/peanuts/okla-peanut-expo-features-marketing-legislation-and-production <div class="node-body article-body">The Oklahoma Peanut Expo will feature market and legislative updates as well as production tips and the latest on research and genetics</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/peanuts/okla-peanut-expo-features-marketing-legislation-and-production" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/peanuts/okla-peanut-expo-features-marketing-legislation-and-production#comments Peanuts Peanuts Thu, 06 Feb 2014 16:49:00 +0000 83421 at http://southwestfarmpress.com