Peanut planting across the Southeast is progressing, and Tyron Spearman had the latest numbers.
Everett Griner talks about the many reasons peanut butter is a great, requested, food donation in today’s Agri View. Except for a small number of people who are allergic to peanuts, peanut butter is one of the most requested foods by organizations that work to feed hungry people. No food-contributing organization is more helpful to meeting the needs …
Folks attending a recent Food Summit were able to learn the latest from the peanut industry. Tyron Spearman has the story.
One of the main competitors on the world market for U.S peanut growers is Argentina. But as Tyron Spearman reports, weather conditions have really caused many issues during the harvest in that country.
The latest numbers from USDA indicate that peanut planting this year is running neck and neck with last year at this same time. Tyron Spearman has the details.
After compiling a variety of information, it’s been reported the U.S. peanut crop this year may be five-percent more than last. Tyron Spearman has the details.
According to the latest numbers from the Foreign Agricultural Service, exports of U.S. raw shell peanuts continue to be a bright spot. Tyron Spearman has the details.
USDA’s 2017 USDA-NIFA Agriculture and Food Research Initiative (AFRI) Competitive Grants Program RFP was recently issued. Included in this year’s RFP are three specific topics submitted by the National Peanut Board. Tyron Spearman has the details.
Various promotions for peanuts and peanut products have been run, and Tyron Spearman says the industry is pleased with results from some of those marketing efforts.
Tyron Spearman has information about a large collection of peanut lines that many in the industry may not be aware of. From: USDA Agricultural Research Service Research Project: Preservation and Maintenance of the U.S. Peanut Germplasm Collection Location: Plant Genetic Resources Conservation Unit Project Number: 6046-21000-011-25-R Project Type: Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement Start Date: Nov 1, 2016 End Date: …