Scott Monfort

Area(s) of Expertise: Peanut Disease, Agronomics, Peanut economics, Peanuts


10/15/19 - Peanut harvest season is a time of celebration 09/25/19 - UGA Extension peanut agronomist advises dryland farmers to begin digging crops 08/21/19 - UGA Extension to showcase cotton, peanut research during field day 08/15/19 - UGA Extension peanut agronomist cautions dryland producers about future of this year's crop 08/13/19 - UGA honors producers at annual Georgia Peanut Achievement Club meeting 05/23/19 - Spring season brings summer heat to Georgia 03/15/19 - El Nino impacts Georgia agriculture 12/18/18 - UGA-Tifton set to host annual Peanut Farm Show 11/28/18 - Mother Nature impacting Georgia's peanut crop 10/19/18 - Georgia peanuts infrastructure significantly impacted by Hurricane Michael 10/18/18 - Georgia farmers face more than $2 billion in losses from Hurricane Michael 09/12/18 - Georgia farmers considering early harvest time for peanut crop 09/12/18 - Peach State proves to be peanut powerhouse 08/29/18 - UGA to host annual Cotton and Peanut Research Field Day 08/14/18 - UGA salutes Georgia's highest-yielding peanut farmers 07/31/18 - Row crop research to highlight annual Midville Field Day 05/31/18 - Rain stunts peanut crop, creates perfect conditions for vegetable diseases 01/09/18 - UGA-Tifton to host annual peanut farm show 12/25/17 - 'Very good crop' of Georgia peanuts expected 09/14/17 - UGA scientists to educate Georgia Peanut Tour attendees about peanut production 08/28/17 - UGA set to host Cotton and Peanut Research Field Day Sept. 6 08/23/17 - Georgia's top peanut producers honored at annual UGA event 08/17/17 - Georgia's peanut crop largest in more than 20 years 04/19/17 - UGA's new row crop physiologist to focus on peanut research 03/21/17 - Georgia peanut crop expected to top 700,000 acres this year 01/04/17 - UGA Tifton set to host annual Peanut Farm Show 11/10/16 - Drought impacting Georgia farmers 09/15/16 - Difficult decisions in store for Georgia dryland peanut producers 09/08/16 - Annual Georgia Peanut Tour set for Sept. 13-15 08/31/16 - UGA Cotton, Peanut Research Field Day to be held Sept. 7 08/17/16 - Georgia's top peanut farmers recognized at meeting 07/21/16 - Georgia's dryland peanuts suffering from lack of rain 06/29/16 - UGA research highlights Sunbelt Field Day 02/17/16 - Georgia farmers advised to tend to maintenance issues now 02/11/16 - Cool soils, not poor seed quality, likely the cause of poor peanut stands 01/21/16 - UGA peanut agronomist fears Georgia's peanut crop could be vulnerable to increased disease pressure next year 10/01/15 - UGA climatologist cautions Georgia farmers about impending El NiƱo weather pattern 09/10/15 - UGA Extension peanut agronomist Scott Monfort optimistic about Georgia's crop 08/31/15 - UGA field day to feature cotton, peanuts 08/13/15 - Georgia's top peanut farmers lean on Cooperative Extension advice for successful years 04/16/15 - UGA peanut agronomist cautions peanut producers against planting early 01/16/15 - UGA peanut team addresses concerns, answers questions during annual Georgia Peanut Farm Show 12/22/14 - UGA Tifton Campus to host annual Peanut Farm Show 12/16/14 - UGA Tifton Campus to host annual Peanut Farm Show 09/10/14 - Due to summer drought, Georgia's non-irrigated peanuts could have low yield potential 08/14/14 - UGA Extension's new peanut agronomist upbeat about state crop