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Tips for Farmers During this Time

Dan General

During this time, we are all dealing with COVID-19 and seeing various changes to what is normal for most of us. So today, Tyron Spearman provides a few tips for farming operations to consider as agriculture production continues. For more information that website address again is cdc.com.

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Peanut Tags for Seed

Dan Peanuts, Seeds

Given the current situation with the COVID-19 coronavirus, there have been various questions about peanut tag season. Tyron Spearman reports that for now, it’s operations as usual.

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NPB Contributes to Research on Peanut Allergies

Dan Peanuts

The National Peanut Board (NPB) continues efforts in support of research for peanut allergies. NPB has contributed more than $32 million since its inception toward funding outreach, education, and research on food allergies. Key findings about prevention and treatment for peanut allergies over the last decade can trace some of their roots back to this funding. According to a story from Tyron Spearman, …

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Value of the 2019 Peanut Crop

Dan Economy, Peanuts

Numbers released by the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA’s) National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS), show the average price for the 2019 peanut crop was $0.201 per pound, or $402 ton, which is down from 2018. Tyron Spearman looks at what states received the highest and lowest average prices.