Wheat and Peanuts: Scientists Focus on Food Allergies – DTN Jul 5, 2019

🕔Jul 5, 2019
Gene editing allows scientists to remove individual genes or parts of genes from a plant’s genome quickly and precisely and bring a new crop to market. Millions of people suffer […]

Peanut News: Caffeinated Peanut Butter; Combating Allergies – AgFax Oct 6, 2015

🕔Oct 6, 2015
Peanut butter, meet caffeine CNN’s Aaron Smith reports on a new product that’s been sweeping across the internet: caffeinated peanut butter. The idea came from a trio of Massachusetts “foodies” […]

Peanut News: Is the Answer to Allergies Genetic Modification? – AgFax Sep 29, 2015

🕔Sep 29, 2015
Yasmin Tayag reports for Inverse that peanut allergies currently afflict somewhere between 2-10% of Americans, or roughly 3 million people. Scientists have been looking for a cure, so far with […]

Peanut Allergies: Great New Educational Tool May 19, 2015

🕔May 19, 2015
Forty-nine percent of Americans say they are only somewhat or not at all knowledgeable about food allergies, according to a new national survey of 1,031 American adults. Many people also […]

AgFax Peanut Review: Peanut Protein Cure for Nut Allergy? Jan 28, 2015

🕔Jan 28, 2015
The Australian Associated Press reports on The Guardian that a clinical trial study may have found the key to a cure for peanut allergies. Over an 18 month period researchers […]

AgFax Peanut Review: Japan Tours Virginia Plants; USDA Announces New Insurance Policy Oct 2, 2014

🕔Oct 2, 2014
Markets/Trade Lynn Rabil reports on TideWaterNews.com that a Japanese delegation toured several Virginia peanut processing plants last week as the Japanese consider sourcing peanuts from Virginia and the Carolinas. Until […]

Georgia Peanut Commission Launches Peanut Allergy Website Oct 1, 2014

🕔Oct 1, 2014
As the school year gets underway, many Georgia districts face challenges in how to best manage peanut and other food allergies in a school setting. While more than 98 percent […]

AgFax Peanut Review: Bad Year for Production; New Study Claims to Find Cause of Allergies Sep 26, 2014

🕔Sep 26, 2014
Production An Associated Press article on AgWeb.com reports that Alabama peanut farmers are facing low yields and lower quality nuts this year. Hot, dry conditions during the growing season caused […]

AgFax Peanut Review: Clemson Field Day Next Thurs; New Allergy Research Shows Promise Aug 27, 2014

🕔Aug 27, 2014
Production The Times and Democrat reports that South Carolina’s annual Clemson Extension peanut field day is scheduled for next week on Thursday, Sept. 4, at the Edisto Research and Education […]

AgFax Peanut Review: Southeast Peanut Profitability Award; Peanut Allergy Research Continues Jul 15, 2014

🕔Jul 15, 2014
Production Scottie Brown reports for The Selma Times-Journal that an Orrville, Alabama native, Owen Yoder, won the 2014 Southeast Peanut Profitability Award. Though Yoder only farms 150 acres of peanuts, […]

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