2013 Georgia Peanut Tour

The Georgia Peanut Tour is scheduled for Sept. 17-19, 2013 in the Valdosta, Ga. area. The tour spotlights South Georgia's peanut production area. The tour includes a cross section of field conditions, peanut harvest clinics, production research at the University of Georgia Tifton Campus, Georgia Department of Agriculture Lab in Tifton, Ga., peanut handling and grading facilities and on-farm demonstrations. The host hotel is the Fairfield Inn & Suites, located at 2010 West Hill Ave., Valdosta, Ga., 31601. Contact Fairfield Inn & Suites directly for hotel accommodations at 229-242-1225 or fax 229-247-2555. Follow the tour online through the Georgia Peanut Tour Blog.

2013 Georgia Peanut Tour Sponsors

Platinum Sponsors
American Peanut Shellers Assn.
Bayer CropScience
Birdsong Peanuts
Dow AgroSciences
DuPont Crop Protection
Nichino America Inc.

Gold Sponsors
AgGeorgia Farm Credit
Colombo North America
National Peanut Buying Points Assn.

Silver Sponsors
Hershey Foods Corporation
INTX Microbials
McKee Foods
Novozymes Bio Ag Inc.
Snyder's-Lance Inc.
Triangle Chemical Co.
Bronze Sponsors
Agri-Business Supply Inc.
Agrisel USA, Incorporated
Algood Food Company
Georgia Organic Solutions
Golden Peanut Company
John B. Sanfilippo & Son, Inc.
Mars Chocolate North America
McCleskey Mills, Inc.
One Grower Publishing, LLC
Southern Peanut Farmers Federation

Media Partners
Georgia Farm Radio News Network
Southeast Ag Net
Southeastern Peanut Farmer
Southeast Farm Press
The Peanut Grower Magazine
The Georgia Farm Monitor