How to Grow Peanuts

Learn how to grow peanuts using this planting advice, includes common varieties of peanuts to grow, preparing soil for peanuts, sowing peanuts and when to harvest.

How to grow peanuts. The leading cultivated types of peanut (left to right) include Virginia, Spanish and Valencia. The nuts of runners (not pictured) are very similar to Virginia types.
How to grow peanuts. The leading cultivated types of peanut (left to right) include Virginia, Spanish and Valencia. The nuts of runners (not pictured) are very similar to Virginia types.
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