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  • Warm Winter Brings White Mold Risk in Peanuts

    The subfreezing temperatures typically experienced during winter help act as nature’s defense against lurking diseases from one growing season to the next, but this year’s unusually warm winter has created prime conditions for disease pathogens and nematodes to thrive. In Peanut Grower, the University of Georgia Cooperative Extension urges growers to plan for the effects of a warm winter when determining peanut disease management programs for 2017. Warm weather can spark outbreaks of white mold…

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