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Southeast Seeing Drop in Peanut Acres

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When the U.S. Department of Agriculture released its 2018 Planting Intentions Report last week, Tyron Spearman reported less acres were expected to go for peanuts this year than what was planted last year. Today, he reports there may be a pretty sizable drop in acres across the Southeast if last week’s report is realized. Southeast Seeing Drop in Peanut Acres

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Georgia Peanut Commission Increases Funding for Research Projects in 2018

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The 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 meeting. The research projects approved include 34 project proposals submitted from the University of Georgia and USDA Agricultural Research Service. “As a peanut grower, I’m proud to invest in the …

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New Peanut Vision Website

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To help the peanut industry tell the story about how peanuts are perfectly positioned as the food for now and for the future, the National Peanut Board has launched a new online resource. Tyron Spearman has more information about The Peanut Vision. New Peanut Vision Website