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 …
The Georgia Peanut Commission will hold the annual Research Report Day, Feb. 7, 2018, beginning at 9:00 a.m. at the National Environmentally Sound Production Agriculture Laboratory (NESPAL), located on the University of Georgia Tifton campus at 2360 Rainwater Road, Tifton, Ga. 31793. The event provides growers and industry representatives an opportunity to hear the latest reports and newest information available …
The National Peanut Board will hold their annual meeting next week. According to Tyron Spearman, research will be one topic of discussion. National Peanut Board to Discuss Research at Annual Meeting
Efforts have been underway to try and figure out what caused the sudden decline in the peanut crop in some parts of the Southeast last season. Tyron Spearman reports a group of scientists have discussed possible scenarios to explain what happened. Researchers Look at Reason for Dying Peanut Plants
The National Peanut Board will hold its quarterly Board and committee meetings in Atlanta, Ga., Feb. 6-7, 2018. The Board’s Research Committee will consider requests for FY18 funding for production research from state peanut producer organizations and universities. Funding production research to make America’s peanut farmers more competitive is a core part of the Board’s mission. All meetings take place …
Various peanut researchers recently gave their thoughts on the future of peanut research. Tyron Spearman has the story.
The National Peanut Board’s FY-18 program of work continues to implement the NPB strategic plan by improving the economic condition of USA peanut farmers and their families through compelling promotion and ground-breaking research. Tyron Spearman has the details.
The National Peanut Board recently announced that some research topics had been approved. Tyron Spearman has the details.
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