Outstanding Georgia Young Peanut Farmer Award – Nominations Now Open

🕔Nov 2, 2018Nominations are now open for the Outstanding Georgia Young Peanut Farmer. The state winner will be announced at the Georgia Peanut Farm Show on Thursday, Jan. 17, 2019, in Tifton, […]

Georgia Peanut Farm Show, Tifton, Jan. 17

🕔Nov 2, 2018Make plans to attend the 43rd annual Georgia Peanut Farm Show and Conference scheduled for Thursday, Jan. 17, 2019, from 8:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. at the University of Georgia […]

Georgia Peanuts: Growers, Buyers Assessing Damage, “Worst Disaster in 30 Years”

🕔Oct 19, 2018Hurricane Michael devastated Georgia agriculture during the most inopportune time; harvest season for many agricultural commodities. One of those commodities included peanuts, where 50 percent of the crop had been […]

Georgia Peanut Bank Week, Oct. 15-19

🕔Oct 8, 2018The Georgia Peanut Commission and Georgia Bankers Association will join forces Oct. 15-19, 2018, to promote the 42nd annual Georgia Peanut Bank Week. Financial institutions and local banks across the […]

Georgia Peanut Tour Showcases Southeast Production

🕔Oct 2, 2018When people think of Georgia peanuts, they often think of the thousands of acres planted on the western half of the coastal plain. But the truth is that east Georgia […]

Georgia: Plains Peanut Festival, Plains, Sept. 22

🕔Sep 14, 2018The 22nd annual Plains Peanut Festival is scheduled for Saturday, Sept. 22 in Plains, Georgia, home of President Jimmy Carter and First Lady Rosalynn Carter. The event highlights the harvest […]

Georgia Peanut Tour, Savannah, Sept. 18-20

🕔Jul 2, 2018The 32nd annual Georgia Peanut Tour brings the latest information on peanuts while giving a first-hand view of industry infrastructure from production and handling to  processing and utilization. The event will […]

Georgia Peanut Commission Referendum Passes by 94% – Highest Ever

🕔May 1, 2018The Georgia Peanut Commission’s 2018 referendum was held March 16 through April 16 and received reaffirmation with a vote of 94.02 percent, the highest the commission has received in its […]

Georgia Peanut Commission Increases Research Funding for 2018

🕔Mar 26, 2018The Georgia Peanut Commission (GPC) board of directors has approved $581,896 in research project funding for the 2018-19 research budget year. This action was taken during the commission’s March board […]

Georgia Peanut Commission Holds Referendum March 16 – April 16

🕔Mar 16, 2018The Georgia Peanut Commission will hold a referendum March 16 through April 16 giving peanut producers an opportunity to vote on reaffirming the commission. State law mandates that a referendum […]

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